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Zaman: The Man from the Reeds

2003 Rated NR 1hr 17m

As President Bush awaits Congress's approval to invade Iraq, an elderly Iraqi man, Zaman (Sami Kaftan), leaves his peaceful rural home and heads for bustling Baghdad to buy medicine after his wife becomes ill. News of the impending war swirls about as Zaman hits one roadblock after another trying to get the medicine, but he never loses sight of his important mission. Amer Alwan's poignant story was filmed entirely in Iraq.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 2.35:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Arabic: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.