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From Baghdad to The Bay is a documentary that follows the journey of an Iraqi refugee and former translator for the US military. Wrongfully accused of being a double agent, tortured by the U.S. and ostracized from his family and country, Ghazwan Alsharif struggles to rebuild his life in the United States while coming out as an openly gay man.


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Arab Film Festival Screening #2 - Oakland

  • The New Parkway 474 24th St Oakland, CA United States (map)
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The much anticipate and long-awaited day has finally arrived! We are deeply honored to share that From Baghdad To The Bay will have its San Francisco and Oakland Premieres with the Arab Film Festival! Co-presented by Human Rights Watch San Francisco and the International Rescue Committee in Northern California, these two very special screenings are not to be missed. And... stay tuned for after-party details coming soon!

The Arab Film Festival is the Nation’s Oldest and Largest Festival of Arab Films!