Allahu Akhar Unclassified 18+

Fiction | Short
Director  Ahmad Imami
Afghanistan | 12 mins | 2015

When a boy is born his grandfather whispers “Allahu Akbar” into his ear. As he grows older, he hears the phrase repeated everyday and he grows impatient to meet god. Will an act of  violence bring him to his final “Allahu Akbar?”

Director Ahmad Imami

Screens with: In Parentheses, The Lucky Bird, Jigar Gosha, The Photograph

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Mercury Cinema
Fri 13/10
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM