In Competition

Opium War

Directed by: Siddiq Barmak
Production Year: 2008   Country: Afghanistan    Length: 90 minutes


Epic adventure about the opium wars between Britain and China, with a focus on Captain Charlies Elliot and his spirited daughter Harriet, who teaches him a lesson about the humanity of the people against whom he has gone to war.


Director: Siddiq Barmak
Writer: Siddiq Barmak
Producers: Siddiq Barmak
Cinematographer: Georgi Dzalayev
Production Designer: Bakhteyar Qaharov
Editor: Siddiq Barmak
Sound Design: Sukanta Majumdar


Peter Bussian
Joe Suba
Fawad Samani
Jawanmard Paiez
Marina Golbahari

In Competition – Feature Films

In Competition – Feature Films