Let the Show Begin

“Let the Show Begin” is a drama film that follows the story of a theater director named Kheya, who struggles to keep his passion for theater alive amidst the chaotic backdrop of Baghdad. Set during the Iraq War and its aftermath, the film explores Kheya’s determination to stage a production despite the challenges posed by violence, political turmoil, and societal pressures. It delves into themes of resilience, creativity, and the power of art to inspire and unite communities in times of adversity. Through Kheya’s journey, “Let the Show Begin” offers a poignant reflection on the human spirit and the enduring quest for hope and meaning in a war-torn landscape.


Non-European Documentary

Runtime 00:14:00

Directed by
Abbas Fahdel