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  • Director

    Nadine Labaki

  • Starring

    Zain Al Rafeea, Yordanos Shiferaw, Boluwatife Treasure Bankole, Kawthar Al Haddad, Fadi Yousef, Haita 'Cedra' Izzam

  • Run Time

    126 mins

  • Release Year

    2018

  • Country of Origin

    LebanonUSA

  • Certificate

    15

  • Language

    Arabic; Amharic

  • Subtitles

    Yes

  • Format

    Digital

Capernaum

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Zain (Zain Al Rafeea) is a young boy living with his family in an impoverished Beirut neighbourhood. Wise and street-smart beyond his years, Zain’s resentment towards his parents builds and, following a series of tragic events, he finds himself compelled to sue them for bringing children into such a world. 

Winner of the Jury Award at Cannes Film Festival 2018, director Nadine Labaki crafts a viscerally powerful and thought-provoking tale of hope, charting the journey of children on the edges of society who find hope in spite of the challenges of their everyday lives. 

 



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