A Star in the Desert 

| Short, Drama

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In Baghdad in 1990, a boy reacts to an approaching war by escaping underground into his own fantasy world, searching for answers.

Director:

Zachary Kerschberg

Writer:

Yasmeen Turayhi

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Updated: 16 September 2019
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kal Naga ... Father
Sara Abi Kanaan ... Mother
Jamal Mutrahji Jamal Mutrahji ... Child
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mostafa Elmorsy ... Tribe Leader
Tamir Elbassir ... Patient
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Storyline

A dramatic short story of the first day of the bombing of Baghdad from a 7-year Amir's point of view. As Amir retreats into a mixed world of reality and fantasy, he is confronted with dual realities and copes with war through play and imagination. Written by Yasmeen Turayhi

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Short | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Filming Locations:

Pismo Beach, California, USA

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Budget:

$100,000 (estimated)
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Color:

Color
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