Baghdad Messi

Feature film

About This Project

Iraq 2009. When his football-crazy son loses a leg because of his questionable job, a father fights for his family while his son fights to keep his own dream alive.

 

Baghdad Messi is the third collaboration between Column Film and the Flemish A Team Productions. Previously, they produced Gangsta and U-235 together.

Status

In development

Director

Sahim Omar Kalifa
Kobe Van Steenberghe

Screenplay

Kobe Van Steenberghe
Sahim Omar Kalifa

Producer

A Team Productions
Hendrik Verthé
Kobe Van Steenberghe

Co-producer

Column Film
Chantal van der Horst

Co-producer

10.80 Films
Nabil Ben Yadir
Benoît Roland

Co-producer

Mîtos Film
Mehmet Aktas

Category
In development, Feature film