13-19 November 2017


Reber Dosky

Meryem (Reber Dosky)


Filmed during the siege of Kobani, Meryem reveals the women at the heart of the fight against Isis. Led by their female commander, Meryem Kobani, the fighters battle street by street to reclaim their city.



Reber Dosky (Dohuk, 1975) has lived in the Netherlands since 1998 and studied film direction at the Nederlandse Filmacademie. His short films include The Call (2013) and The Sniper of Kobani (2015).


  • Country Netherlands
  • Year 2017
  • Format Digital
  • Running time 15 min
  • Image Colour
  • Language Kurdish
  • Subtitles Catalan, English
  • Production company Deep Focus Web Docs
  • Producer Jos de Putter
  • Photography Reber Dosky
  • Editor Rémi van der Heiden
  • Sound Taco Drijfhout, Huibert Boon
  • Contact info@someshorts.com


Tampere Film Festival REGARD - Saguenay International Short Film Festival Sarajevo Film Festival


Tuesday 14, 17.15 h — Auditori CCCB Saturday 18, 20.30 h — Auditori CCCB