Heavy Metal In Baghdad

  • 2008
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Documentary

A surprisingly sad, insightful documentary about rock 'n' roll dreams lies behind the ironic hipster title of Eddy Moretti and Suroosh Alvi's documentary about Acrassicauda, Iraq's only metal band. The story of the film, which unfolds alongside the story of the band, begins in 2003, when MTV correspondent Gideon Yago discovered Acrassicauda (named for...read more

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01:49 — Trailer for Heavy Metal in Baghdad. In the late summer of 2006, in the middle of the insurgency, filmmakers Eddy Moretti and Suroosh Alvi traveled to (more…)

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  • Released: 2008
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A surprisingly sad, insightful documentary about rock 'n' roll dreams lies behind the ironic hipster title of Eddy Moretti and Suroosh Alvi's documentary about Acrassicauda, Iraq's only metal band. The story of the film, which unfolds alongside the stor… (more)

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