Sam Kadi • TEDxSantaBarbara
Unmuting millions of voices one story at a time
Would you risk your life to rescue many lives? How, in a place of unimaginable terror, hope grew from a water bottle and a rose. Syrian born-American filmmaker, Sam Kadi is the writer, director, and producer of critically acclaimed feature drama THE CITIZEN, starring Cary Elwes (The Princess Bride). Kadi’s recent award-winning documentary LITTLE GANDHI was Syria's first official Oscar entry for Best Foreign Language Film. Kadi was invited to screen LITTLE GANDHI and to speak before U.S. Members of Congress, Members of the United Nations, Amnesty International, and the Canadian Parliament where Kadi met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.