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My Country No More

Set during the rise and fall of the new American oil boom, My Country No More is an intimate portrait of a rural community in crisis, forced to confront the meaning of progress as they fight for a disappearing way of life.


Directed & Produced by. Rita Baghdadi, Jeremiah Hammerling

Executive Produced by. Sally Jo Fifer, Alexandra Johnes

Supervising Producer for ITVS. Shana Swanson

Original Score by. BC Campbell

Cinematography by. Rita Baghdadi & Jeremiah Hammerling

Edited by. Jeff Consiglio, Rita Baghdadi

Associate Produced by. Joshua Hammerling

  • 2019 Broadcasting on PBS’s Independent Lens January 7th

  • 2018 Winner, Best Feature, Big Sky Documentary Film Festival

  • 2016 TFI/A&E Story Lab

  • 2016 Gucci Tribeca Award

  • 2016 IFP Film Week

  • 2016 Rogovy Foundation Miller/Packan Grant

  • 2016 ITVS Open Call Funding

  • 2015 Film Independent Documentary Lab

  • 2014 Creative District grant

  • 2014 International Documentary Association Pare Lorentz Grant

  • 2013 North Dakota Humanities Council grant