VALLEY OF EXILE
2023 | Canada
Two sisters arrive in Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley at the onset of the Syrian war, embarking on a journey into exile that tests their loyalty to their country, their family and each other.
Writer / Director
Anna Fahr & Lara Abou Saifan
Paul Scherzer & Aeschylus Poulos
Maria Hassan, Hala Hosni, Michel Hourani, Najwa Kondakji, Joy Hallak and Sajed Amer
Morning Bird Pictures, Six Island Productions, Hawkeye Pictures
Festivals & Awards
Cinequest Film Festival 2023
Vancouver International Film Festival
"Poetic and powerful..."
- Cinequest Film