Director , Producer , Writer
Mohamed Al-daraji : is the director of the critically acclaimed film, Son Of Babylon .
funded in part by the sun dance institute, and filmed on location in iraq using non-professional actors , it was selected as iraq's entry for foreign language film at the 83rd academy awards .
Mohamed also directed Ahlaam , which he filmed in the chaotic period after the fall of Saddam Hussein .
Ahlaam gripped the hearts of thousands and went on to win several international awards .
through his cinematography , Mohamed's aspiration is to raise awareness of the personal story of iraqis to international audiences as an alternative to the mainstream media .