Kilometer Zero

Kilometer Zero

Director: Hiner Saleem, Nazmi Kirik, Eyam Ekrem, Belcim Bilgin

Cast: Hiner Saleem, Nazmi Kirik, Eyam Ekrem, Belcim Bilgin

     
 
A Turkish soldier and an Iraqi taxi driver attempt to transport the body of a deceased Iraqi soldier to his family all the way across the country in writer/producer/director Hiner Saleem's darkly comic road movie. The first Iraqi film to ever compete in the Palme d'Or competition at the Cannes Film Festival, Kilometer Zero features a supporting performance by

Overview

A Turkish soldier and an Iraqi taxi driver attempt to transport the body of a deceased Iraqi soldier to his family all the way across the country in writer/producer/director Hiner Saleem's darkly comic road movie. The first Iraqi film to ever compete in the Palme d'Or competition at the Cannes Film Festival, Kilometer Zero features a supporting performance by Turkish Elle cover girl Belçim Bilgin.

Product Details

Release Date:
02/19/2008
UPC:
0720229913089
Original Release:
2005
Rating:
NR
Source:
First Run Features
Time:
1:26:00

Special Features

Discussion guide which includes director's notes, director biography, about Iraqi Kurdistan

Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Kilometer Zero
1. This War is Not Ours [2:41]
2. Arab or Kurd? [6:19]
3. We Must Leave [6:42]
4. Called to the Front [10:38]
5. Under Attack [4:42]
6. Delivering the Martyrs [10:28]
7. On the Road [8:28]
8. This is Paradise [8:07]
9. Caravan of Martyrs [8:27]
10. Deserter [6:29]
11. Reunited [9:53]
12. Credits [2:18]

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