Family Film/ Dounia and the Princess of Aleppo

Directed by Andre Kadi & Marya Zarif

Presented at Horizons festival in partnership with Celebrating Syria. 

With just a few nigella seeds tucked in the palm of her hand, six year old Dounia leaves her home of Aleppo. Embarking on a journey like no other, Dounia faces some big challenges but with the Princess of Aleppo guiding her along the way, she bravely travels towards a new world.  

This film will be in Arabic with English subtitles. 

72 minutes

Translated title:
Dounia et la princesse d’Alep


Full English

Country of origin:
Canada and France

Year of production:

Tickets are Pay What You Can (£0, £2, £5, £10).