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In My Mother's Arms (2012)

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Husham works tirelessly to build the hopes, dreams and prospects of the 32 damaged children of war under his care at a small orphanage in Baghdad’s most dangerous district. When the landlord gives Husham and the boys just two weeks to vacate the premises, a desperate search for lodging ensues.


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100% - Fresh
83% - Upright

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 8th, 2012 (Limited)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 86 minutes
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Keywords: Orphan, Iraq War, War, Young Child Dealing with the Death of a Parent, Child Abuse, Agitprop, Depression, PTSD, Mute
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Human Film, Iraq Al Rafidain, Al-Jazeera English, The Netherlands Film Fund, Abu Dhabi IFF, Gothenburg Film Festival Fund, San Sebastian -- Cinema in Motion
Production Countries: Iraq,
United Arab Emirates,
United Kingdom


Husham Al-Dhbe    Himself
Saif Slaam    Himself
Mohamed Waael    Himself
Salah Abass    Herself

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Atia Jabarah Al-Daradjii
Screenwriter    Mahahed Jabarah Al-Daradjii
Producer    Isabelle Stead
Producer    Atia Jabarah Al-Daradjii
Producer    Mohamed Jabarah Al-Daradjii

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