In collaboration with the Kurdish Institute Belgium, the production company ‘a private view’ is searching for Kurdish background-actors/actresses for Sahim Omar Kalifa’s debut feature film, ‘Zagros’
‘Zagros’ is a love-drama that entails the story about the shepherd Zagros whose wife Havin is accused of adultery. Havin and their daughter flee from the Kurdish mainland to Brussels and Zagros runs after them to find out the truth about these accusations from his family.
This movie will be directed by Sahim Omar Kalifa, a Belgian director with Kurdish roots, who won several festival-prices with his three former shortfilms. His latest two even got shortlisted for the Oscars.
Monday may 30 at the WTC-tower, Brussels-North
Wednesday june 1, Brussels-Schaarbeek
Thursday june 2, Brussels-Schaarbeek
Kurdish men/women/children who are interested in re-enacting/recreating: the asylum application procedures (30/05) and/or a Kurdisch community centre (01/06 and 02/06), in a truthful way, together with a professional film-crew.
Send an email to [email protected] subjected with ‘Zagros’ and with a photo of yourself in the attachment.
There will be a day fee of 25 euros pp. + drinks and snacks on set, for all participants.