Found in Translation: A letter to my mother in the year 1980 (A poem by Miriam al Attar, translated by Nia Davies)

Miriam al Attar wrote a poetic letter to her mother, before she was born and before her mother was exiled from Iraq.

1:40 mins | Arabic with English subtitles | Translation by Nia Davies | Director, Camera & Editor Yasmin Fedda (2015)

Part of a series of 9 short films featuring poetry and translations by UK and Iraqi based writers, made with Highlight Arts.