A Syrian Love Story (2015)

Filmed over five years, A Syrian Love Story charts an incredible odyssey to political freedom in the west. For Raghda and Amer, it is a journey of hope, dreams and despair: for the revolution, their homeland and each other.

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Film details

  • Director

    Sean McAllister

  • Countries

    Denmark United Kingdom Sweden

  • Year

    2015

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Amer met Ragda in a Syrian prison after both were imprisoned for speaking out against the regime. Twenty years later and after having four sons together, Ragda has once again been imprisoned. When she is unexpectedly released, the family have to flee to Lebanon as refugees where they watch Syria descend into chaos and struggle to repair their troubled relationship.

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