Costa Brava, Lebanon

Mounia Akl
2021 - Drama - 106 min

cELLEuloid International cinema


Costa Brava, Lebanon

cELLEuloid

country:
Lebanon, France, Spain
language:
Arabic
subtitles:
English

In near-future Lebanon’s last remaining green space, the Badri family has built their idyllic mountain home to escape the overflowing garbage and toxic pollution of Beirut. Surrounded by lush rolling hills, the family of five live in relative peace until the youngest spots strangers in the valley. The president’s political aides have arrived to announce the construction of a new, “green” landfill just beyond the family’s fence. (TIFF)

 

Grand jury prize, Seville European Film Festival
NETPAC prize, Toronto Internatinal Film Festival (TIFF)

 

Co-presented with the Lebanese Film Festival in Canada


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