For Sama

FOR SAMA 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. Her camera captures incredible stories of loss, laughter and survival as Waad wrestles with an impossible choice - whether or not to flee the city to protect her daughter's life, when leaving means abandoning the struggle for freedom for which she has already sacrificed so much. The film is the first feature documentary by Emmy award-winning filmmakers Waad al-Kateab and Edward Watts.

  • Waad Al-Kateab
  • Edward Watts

Release Date: 2019-07-26
IMDb icon 8.5/10
  • Country: SY, GB
  • Language: Arabic | English
  • Revenue: Cumulative Worldwide $1,374,201
How much has For Sama made?
Commercial tv-show fees worldwide today are Cumulative Worldwide $1,374,201.
Who is the director of the movie For Sama?
This tv-show was directed by Waad Al-Kateab, Edward Watts.
What is the genre of For Sama?
The tv-show belongs to the genres of War, Documentary.
Who starred in For Sama?
Many famous actors starred in this tv-show, here are the names of the most famous: Waad Al-Kateab, Hamza Al-Khateab, Sama Al-Khateab,
What is For Sama IMDB Ranking?
At the moment, the rating is 8.5.
When was For Sama released?
The start date for this tv-show on USA TV is 2019-07-26.