“FOR SAMA” is a story of life, love and family from the female perspective and experience of war. The film follows Waad al-Kateab’s life through 5 years of the uprising in Aleppo, Syria.
Waad’s camera, or vlog if you would, captures the stories of loss, laughter and survival as a new mother while living through the conflict and civil war all around her. The film also features Waad’s struggle of deciding if she should flee the city to protect her daughter’s life or to remain and continue the struggle for freedom that she has already sacrificed so much for.
FOR SAMA is a 2019 BAFTA winner for “Best Documentary” as wells as a nominee in the same category at the 2020 Academy Awards and Oscar.
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