Far from Baghdad

The first collection of still images by Koutaiba Al-Janabi, published in 2008, contains a selection from his projects on the Palestinian refugee camps in the Lebanon, on post 1989 Hungary, on Iraqi Exiles and on Baghdad, Koutaiba's home town, after the fall of the Saddam Hussein regime.



Latest news


"STORIES OF PASSERS THROUGH" won the best international experimental feature film title at the London International Motion Pictures Awards (May 2019)



"THE WOODMAN" won the Jury's Post-Production award at the Cairo Film Connection.


"THE WOODMAN"- selected for the Cairo Film Connection, November 2018



"Stories of Passers Through" at the Ji.hlava creative documentary film festival in the Czech Republic  and at the Delhi International Film Festival in India (October 2018) (October 2018)


"Stories of Passers Through" at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London, as part of the Safar festival (September 2018)


"Stories of Passers Through" at the Dubai International Film Festival 2017, in the Muhr feature category (December 2017)







Screening of "Leaving Baghad" in Libya

19-23 February 2013



Screening of "Leaving Baghdad" in Cambridge, on 12 March 2013



Koutaiba Al-Janabi's Photography collection "Foreign Light" published - available from March 2013.