Watani: My HomelandMarcel Mettelsiefen - 39'
Hammoudi, Helen, Farah and Sara are the young children of Free Syrian Commander Abu Ali Slaibeh. They live on the frontline of the civil war in Aleppo, the only family living in a derelict warzone that was once a busy residential neighborhood. After their father is captured by ISIS, the family is forced to flee their homeland and start a new life in a small town in Germany.
Nominated Academy Award Documentary Short Subject