Baghdad Messi (19u30)
Hamoudi, a 10-year-old boy from Iraq, has an immense passion for football, idolizing football stars like Messi. His aspiration is grand: to one day shine in the Champions League matches. Despite facing physical challenges due to a leg prosthesis, Hamoudi engages in matches with his friends. He continues to pursue his dream with determination.
The title "Baghdad Messi" playfully nods to Lionel Messi, the acclaimed footballer. The film delves into themes of perseverance, hope and the potentiality of dreams amidst the challenging life circumstances in Iraq.
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