The city of Kobani became a ghost city after it was almost completely destroyed. However, some of its people decided to return to search for their memories despite the warning of specialists that the city is uninhabitable. As Kobani is also a tribal area with a special social structure, the film highlights women's participation in combat.
Shirwan Qasim, born and raised in the Syrian city of Kobani, earned his diploma as a theater director in Iraq in 2011. Having worked in many TV formats as a photographer and editor since 2004, Quasim also began in 2009 with the production of documentary films that focus on political content as well as history, art and music.