From time to time annihilating genocidal phenomena devastates and destroys culture. We partnered with the USC Shoah Foundation to go into Northern Iraq during the ISIS conflict to document the genocide of the Yazidi people and bring their story to the world. Our hope is these stories and images would shock the world into action so that these atrocities never happen again. For cultures to flourish they need security. More of these stories need to be told…
On August 2, 2014, ISIS unleashed a brutal attack on Yazidi villages across Northern Iraq. A Yazidi woman and man along with two Americans, brought together by fate, try to escape ISIS across hellish desert terrain. Along the way they discover a horrifying truth.
When an artist struggling for purpose meets a mysterious yet charming stranger, she becomes entangled in his twisted attempts to 'relive the perfect moment.'