Category: Shorts, International Film, Drama
Synopsis: Like Turtles: A young mother must live in her car with her son, all the while never revealing the severity of their circumstances. A Syrian Woman: A portrait of resilience. Eight Syrian women living in Jordan recount their personal stories of survival, trauma, and transformation amid the ever-changing refugee crisis. Seiva Bruta (Under the Heavens): Gets Good Light: A depressed woman is pulled out of her funk when she takes her young son to his first swim class, where the handsome instructor, Steven, jogs a memory from her sexual adolescence that resurfaces here, 20 years later, in her middle age. Rebel: To Alex, a naive six years old boy, the mysterious patrols his father leads with his right-wing militia are just more occasions to go play hide and seek out in the woods. That morning, though, it all came into focus.
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