FORGOTTEN ON SINJAR
Chutzpa Productions Inc • 2020 • 52min
Forgotten on Sinjar: A Story of Survival is about Emma Broyan, a German Yazidi activist, who moves to Greece to help the survivors of the Yazidi genocide. Emma’s experience exposes the horror committed on the Yazidi people at the hands of ISIS terrorists, while the world watched it all unfold on television.
Written & Directed by: Igal Hecht
Produced by: Igal Hecht, Aaron Daniel Mandel
Executive Producer: Alex Williams
Edited by: Igal Hecht
Cinematography: Aaron Daniel Mandel
Cinematography (Greece): Lior Cohen
Camera & Sound: Igal Hecht, Aaron Daniel Mandel, Lior Cohen, Sergey Maydin
Film was made possible with the assistance of Canada Council For The Arts and the Ontario Arts Council.