PAKO

director: 
Walid Taher
country: 
Iraq
year: 
2015
category: 
film
legth: 
65'
festival edition: 
2017
A soldier gets permission from the military services during the Iraqi-Iranian war, and returns back to his village for his wedding. When he returns to the army, he finds his fellows defeated, most of them are lost or dead. He, then escapes from the battlefield, and returns back to the village. When he discovers that the army has announced him as a deceased soldier, he secretely goes back to his spouse. But the threat of arrest and the consequences of the rigid village morals lie on them.