As I reflect back I realize I don’t fully understand this life and reality. But I’m trying to let go of worry, let go of bitterness, let go of negative
My two short films, The Flowering and Dream of Samarra, are both playing Friday, November 8 at 10pm at the Spectacle Theatre in Brooklyn, New York. This is part of
Check out Kino Klub Split, a film society in Croatia, holding weekly screenings and they’ve been playing many of my films all year. This week they will be showing my
Check out the Chicago Underground Film Festival trailer I directed with Usilia Warood and cinematography by Ben Hernstrom.
If you enjoy my films please consider purchasing my latest zine Boy from War. These are selections from my art journals when I was 18 years old and full of
Rare polaroid (my mom found) of our house in Basra, Iraq after several bombings in 1982.
My podcasts, Usama Talk, will be airing on Lumpen Radio! Playing on the FM dial in Chicago 105.5, and streaming on lumpenradio.com this Friday morning and re-broadcasting Saturday morning at 11am Chicago
These are stories from my childhood about being lost in the night with my dad, the war in Iraq with my dog, and dropping acid.
The Muslim Meme will be playing at the Roxie Theatre Press Release: Dear Friends, We are excited to announce a week-long theatrical run of Filmmakers Unite (FU) at the Roxie