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FOR SAMA (2019)

FOR SAMA <span>(2019)</span> artwork

FOR SAMA (2019)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 100

Release dates 13/09/2019

Ratings Info disturbing scenes, images of real dead bodies

Genre(s) Documentary

Director(s) Waad al-Kateab,Edward Watts

Cast includes Not known

Summary FOR SAMA is a documentary exploring Waad Al-Kateab's life during the uprising in Aleppo.

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

  • Suitable only for adults icon18

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 03/09/2019

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

FOR SAMA is a documentary exploring Waad Al-Kateab's life during the uprising in Aleppo.

Disturbing images

There are graphic images of the severely injured and dead, including sight of a man with a bloodied, battered head after an explosion. There are scenes of bloodied, injured children and adults. There are frequent images of real dead bodies being handled and moved. In one scene, two young boys are filmed as they grieve the death of their young brother after a blast. A woman is filmed having a C-Section after becoming injured in a blast, and doctors are shown attempting to resuscitate the baby for some length of time until the baby is brought back to life. These scenes may cause distress to some viewers.

There are distressing scenes in which people flee bomb blasts.

Details

Title
FOR SAMA
Year
2019
Formats
Cinema
Distributor(s)
Republic Film Distribution
Classified date(s)
25/07/2019
Main language
Arabic
BBFC reference
AZF376892

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