Home > Film Festival > 12th PLJFF > Films > Special Programmes > Exploring Humanity > Alazeef Time We Lost The Pearl Button The Good Postman Mama Colonel The Land of the Enlightened Holy God Alazeef 1 2 3 2016 (21’) USA Directors: Saif Alsaegh, Fady Alsaegh Through simple collage art, „Alazeef“ conveys the typical life of an Iraqi soldier one week before the 1991 Desert Storm. This nameless soldier has a deep mentality in which he looks through his life and others’ in Baghdad. He dreams and wonders about the United States and their soldiers. The narration, written by Fady Alsaegh, aims to explain the huge war machine through diving in the life of one soldier. FESTIVALS Cinema du Réel , France, 2017 – Special Mention for Short International Competition Fronteira IFF, 2017, Brazil Original language: Arabic Cinematographer: Saif Alsaegh Editor: Saif Alsaegh Producer: Saif Alsaegh Contact: Saif Alsaegh E: email@example.com Saif Alsaegh is a United States-based filmmaker and poet from Baghdad. Alsaegh makes experimental films in collaboration with his brother, Fady Alsaegh. His films have screened in Europe and the US. He is the author of the poetry collection, „Iraqi Headaches“ , 2013. Fady Alsaegh is a poet from Baghdad. He is the author of an Arabic poetry collection titled „Letters From the God of Fear“ . Alsaegh writes for experimental essay films. His writings have appeared in several publications and poetry anthologies.