A'Rab (1988)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Political Drama  |   Run Time - 100 min.  |   Countries - Tunisia  |  
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When war breaks out, a female flight attendant flees Beruit, Lebanon to search for her missing sweetheart in this violent political drama. Her search brings her to a church and a band of guerillas led by a sadistic madman. Jalila Baccar, Lamine Nahdi, and Fadhel Jaziri co-star with Fethi Haddaoui, Sahira Ben Ammar, and Fatma Ben Saidane in this award-winning feature. The film received the Bronze Tanit at the Carthage Film Festival in 1988 and won the International Critics Award at the Cannes Film Festival in 1989.

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brutality, church, flight-attendant, missing, love, on-the-run, sadist, search, war