A daughter flees Iraq as her father stays behind only to later disappear into the fog of war, never to emerge. Now, more than 30 years later, the daughter, Linda Abdul Aziz, returns to her ravaged and dangerous homeland to find out exactly what happened to her father in Shadow in Baghdad
. Helmed by celebrated Israeli director Duki Dror, this riveting documentary follows Aziz when an unexpected encounter with a young Iraqi journalist sets her on the path back towards Baghdad and toward the truth behind her father's disappearance. A hit at the Haifa Film Festival and declared "remarkable" by The Jerusalem Post
, Shadow in Badghdad
now comes to the AFI Silver Theater as a part of the Washington Jewish Film Festival.
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