Of Fathers and Sons

Of Fathers and Sons


Talal Derki

Talal Derki returns to his homeland where he gains the trust of a radical Islamist family, sharing their daily life for over two years. His camera focuses on Osama and his younger brother Ayman, providing an extremely rare insight into what it means to grow up in an Islamic Caliphate.

Cinematography: Kahtan Hasson
Producers: Ansgar Frerich, Eva Kemme, Tobias N. Siebert, Hans Robert Eisenhauer
Co-Producer: Talal Derki
Editing: Anne Fabini
Production company:
Basis Berlin