THE HEART OF RAQQA RECIPIENT OF THE JURY SPECIAL MENTION - Short Documentary Directed by Rita Duarte Produced by Berfin Bingol UK / 2019 / 12 min / English, Kurdish, Turkish with English Subtitle. - Documenting the life of Mehmet Aksoy, a British-Kurdish filmmaker, a leading figure within the UK’s Kurdish community and an activist. Mehmet was tragically killed on 26th September 2017, at the age of 32, while documenting the war between Kurdish forces and ISIS in Raqqa, northern Syria. Click on the following links to stay up to date with LKFF on: YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Booking for this event has now closed.