A Letter from Raqqa
A letter from Raqqa

film type documentary film Production Country Germany production year 2020 runtime 9'40
screening format HDCAM aspect ratio 1.78:1 (16:9) sound format Stereo languages Arabisch Subtitles Englisch

A car drives through deserted fields and empty roads, through a village without people. What happens to their memories when there is no one left to remember? An essay about the consequences of war, the stagnation of time and the traces of life.


director Arash Asadi Schnitt / Editing Arash Asadi Drehbuch / Script Arash Asadi Bildgestaltung / DOP Antonia Kilian Produktion / Production Antonia Kilian, Azad Evdike Tongestaltung / Sound Design Gerald Mandl
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2020 Kasseler Dokumentarfilm- und Videofest, Germany
  • Pink Shadow Films
  • Antonia Kilian
  • +49 170 8270140
  • Pink Shadow Films
  • Antonia Kilian
  • +49 170 8270140
  • Pink Shadow Films
  • Antonia Kilian
  • +49 170 8270140

Arash Asadi

Born in 1986 in Khorramabad/Iran;
is a writer, director and editor based in Kassel and Berlin;
studying editing at the Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF;
is the editor und co-author of the feature length documentary THE OTHER SIDE OF THE RIVER

2006 A maternal dream
2008 The delight of a long leap
2009 The photo
2010 Thus sprang Piadow
2011 Kian
2016 In the past
2016-2018 Video letters No. I - V