|Language and/or Subtitles:||Arabic|
|Availability:||Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 6 copies|
The Frontline film is both an intimate and epic journey into the female experience of war. A love letter from a young mother to her daughter, the film tells 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 cataclysmic conflict rises around her. Forced English subtitles during spoken Arabic. Viewer discretion is advised.
Women -- Syria -- Aleppo.
Mother and child -- Syria -- Aleppo.
Syria -- History -- Civil War, 2011- -- Biography.
|Publisher|| [Alexandria, Virginia] :2019
[Alexandria, Virginia] :
|Other Titles|| Frontline (Television program)
film director, film producer, on-screen participant, screenwriter.
Watts, Edward, film director.
Al-Khateab, Hamza, on-screen participant.
Al-Khateab, Sama, on-screen participant.
Desai, Nainita, composer.
ITN Productions (Firm), production company.
Channel Four (Great Britain), production company.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Featuring, Hamza al-Khateab, Sama al-Khateab, Waad al-Khateab.
Editors, Chloe Lambourne, Simon McMahon ; music, Nainita Desai.
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-MA (mature audience only; this program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults and therefore may be unsuitable for children under 17).
Arabic dialogue; closed-captioned in English.
Container incorrectly states SDH captioning; program has closed-captioning only.
Program content: ©2019.
Running time indicated on container: approximately 95 min.; actual program running time: 100 min.
"The following program contains graphic violence which may not be suitable for all audiences. Viewer discretion is advised"--Opening sequence.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival 2019, Special Jury Prize, International Feature Documentary, winner; SXSW Film Festival 2019, Grand Jury Award, Documentary Feature, winner; SXSW Film Festival 2019, Audience Award, Documentary Feature Competition, winner
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.