A'Rab (1988)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Political Drama  |   Run Time - 100 min.  |   Countries - Tunisia   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Dan Pavlides

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.



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