Based on a story by Omar Imady, Batul is a short film that revisits the actual events of the infamous chemical attack that took place in Ayn Tarma a village in Eastern Ghouta, Syria on August 21st, 2013. The film shares the story of an encounter that takes place between a Syrian family living in a basement and a captured soldier in the Syrian Army. It is a story of how bridges are built even amidst violence and death.

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“Batul” – Falcon, UK, 2018, 14’