For Sama

  • Screening Dates: 9th July, 6pm  //  16th July, 8pm
  • Starring: Waad Al-Kateab, Hamza Al-Kateab, Sama Al-Kateab
  • Directed by: Waad Al-Kateab, Edward Watts
  • Running time: 100 mins
  • Rating: M - contains war footage
  • Language: Arabic


An intimate and epic journey into the female experience of war. The story of Waad al-Kateab’s life through five years of the uprising in Aleppo, Syria as she falls in love, gets married and gives birth to Sama, all while conflict rises around her.