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In Sabra, one of Beirut’s toughest urban slums, sectarianism and violence is a permanent way of life. Rabia, a 38-year-old hardworking but undocumented Lebanese mother cannot afford to admit her chronically ill daughter to hospital, leaving the life of her innocent child hanging in the balance. Ireland's official entry for Best International Film for the 2024 Academy Awards.

Film Contact

Stephen Gerard-Kelly


  • Year
  • Runtime
    92 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
    Lebanon, Ireland, Germany, USA
  • Premiere
    Indiana Premiere
  • Genre
    Documentary Feature
  • Subtitle Language
  • Content Warning
    Drug Use,Mature Themes
  • Awards
    Ireland's Entry for Best International Feature Film, 2024 Academy Awards
  • Social Media
  • Director
    Stephen Gerard Kelly, Garry Keane
  • Producer
    Brendan J. Byrne, Myriam Sassine
  • Executive Producer
    Hillary Rodham Clinton, Chelsea Clinton, Celine Haddad, Siobhan Sinnerton, Johnny Webb
  • Cast
    Abeed family, Kujeyje family, Daher family, Ziani family, Asali family