THIS IS EXILE: DIARIES OF CHILD REFUGEES

Lebanon, Switzerland, United Kingdom 2015 – Director: Mani Yassir Benchelah – Original language: Arabic – Subtitles: English

Over half of Syrian refugees are children. Mani Y. Benchelah spent a year in camps in Lebanon making this portrait of five girls and boys aged between 7 and 16. A raw, sensitive and sometimes horrifying look at war and exile from the point of view of children.

Editing: Mariko Montpetit. Music: Marios Takoushis. Production: MAKE Productions. Producer: Charly W. Feldman. Length: 57 min. International Sales: Boulder Creek International

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