Under the Bombs

Under the Bombs  {Sous les bombes}
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Under the Bombs
Sous les bombes
Lebanon, 2007, 98 Minute Running Time
Topics: Drama, Middle East, Road Movie, Romance, War
Program: Awards Buzz
Language: Arabic English Sub-Titles

Awards: FIPRESCI Winner

Shot during the 2006 war between Hezbollah and Israel, which devastated Lebanon's infrastructure and civilian population, this docu-fiction road movie combines real footage of the massive destruction with a fictional narrative about a Shiite woman searching for her missing son with the aid of a Christian cab driver. Best Film, Dubai.

DIRECTOR: Philippe Aractingi
Producer: François Cohen-Séat, Paul Raphael, Philippe Aractingi
Editor: Deena Charara
Screenwriter: Michel Léviant, Philippe Aractingi
Cinematographer: Nidal Abdel Khalek
Music: René Aubry, Lazare Boghossian
Principal Cast: Nada Abou Farhat, Georges Khabbaz, Rawya El Chab, Bshara Atallah
Filmography: Bosta (2005)
Print Source: Memento Films International

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