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Film Für Sama (OmU)

Hosted by a member of the Duesseldorf Movie Group
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Fri 06 Mar 18:30 - 21:00

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For Sama (Arabic: من أجل سما‎ ‘min ajl sama‘) is a Protected content film produced and narrated by Waad Al-Kateab, and directed by Al-Kateab and Edward Watts. The film focuses on Waad Al-Kateab's journey as the wife of Hamza Al-Kateab, one of the few doctors left in Aleppo, as they raise their daughter Sama Al-Kateab during the Syrian Civil War.
The film had its world premiere at the South by Southwest festival on March 11, Protected content , where it won the Documentary Feature Competition's Grand Jury and Audience Awards.
For Sama made history when it was nominated in four categories in the BAFTA awards, making it the most nominated documentary ever. It was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature at the 92nd Academy Awards.
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