Layali bala noom (2012)

Film details

  • Director

    Eliane Raheb

  • Countries

    United Arab Emirates France Lebanon Qatar

  • Year

    2012

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Film

Alternative titles

  • Layali bala noom Original
  • Sleepless Nights Alternative

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Synopsis

Maryam still grieves for her son, missing in action during the Lebanese Civil War. Assaad, an intelligence officer on the other side, has publicly acknowledged his culpability in the atrocities following a postwar amnesty. Through their stories and eventual meeting comes an intimate account of the lives behind the rhetoric of ‘reconciliation’.

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