About

Zain, a 12-year-old boy scrambling to survive on the streets of Beirut, sues his parents for having brought him into such an unjust world, where being a refugee with no documents means that your rights can easily be denied.

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Directed by

Nadine Labaki

Written by

Nadine Labaki (Writer)
Jihad Hojeily (Writer)
Georges Khabbaz (Writer)
Michelle Keserwany (Writer)
Khaled Mouzanar (Writer)

Runtime

126 minutes

Country

Lebanon

Language

Arabic

Tagline

It takes courage to hope.

Cast

Keywords

poverty slum undocumented immigrant refugee lebanon neglect child abuse lawsuit life in the slums slum dwellers beirut, lebanon child bride

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