Baghdad Central (DVD)
Critically acclaimed six-part crime thriller from Channel Four, set in Baghdad, Iraq. Starring Waleed Zuaiter. Adapted from the novel by Elliott Colla.
It’s October 2003. Baghdad has been occupied by US-led coalition forces for six months, but there is no effective rule of law.
In the midst of chaos, crime and paranoia, Iraqi ex-policeman Muhsin al-Khafaji has lost everything and is battling daily to keep himself and his sick daughter, Mrouj safe.
fBut when he learns his estranged elder daughter Sawsan is missing, Khafaji turns collaborator to track her down.
Created by BAFTA-nominated Stephen Butchard (The Last Kingdom, House of Saddam) and based on the bestselling novel by Elliott Colla.