Bitter with a Shy Taste of Sweetness

Saif Alsaegh

2019 | 00:09:00 | United States | English | Color | Stereo | 16:9 | HD video

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: Memory, Mental Landscape, Youth/Childhood

Bitter with a Shy Taste of Sweetness contrasts the fragmented past of the filmmaker growing up in Baghdad with his surreal California present. Through poetic writing and jarring visuals, the film creates a calm and cruel sense of memory and landscape.

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Prizes + Awards

Special Mention, Wisconsin Film Festival


Lausanne Underground Film Festival

Exhibitions + Festivals

Kasseler DokFest, Arkipel Jakarta

International Documentary and Experimental Film Festival

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