The Syrian Bride

Directed by Eran Riklis

Directed by an Israeli Jew and scripted by a Palestinian former journalist, the award-winning bride perfectly blends the personal and the political for the story of a family living in the occupied Golan Heights who have arranged a marriage for their daughter to a Syrian soap star. But once Mona crosses into Syria, she’ll be unable to return across the border.

Arabic, English, French, Hebrew and Russian

97 minutes

Country of origin:
France, Germany and Israel

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