The Silence of the Shepherd
Directed by Raad Mushatat
Thirteen years old Zehra leaves home to fetch some water from the river nearby. She disappears with no trace. The is only witness to Zehra’s disappearance has been silenced by the horrific nature of what he saw. Her disappearance shakes the social fabric and traditions of the village society and sets it in a conflict with itself as destructive political realtites lurk in the shadows.