Salam Ghourba (Farewell Exile)
NYU / 2011 / 15 minutes / Arabic / Color
“It’s not a trip for a woman, let alone one with her kid.”
When a letter arrives from her husband, Fatima must choose between a continued life of poverty or a dangerous journey across international borders with her young son.
Directed by Lamia Alami. Principal Cast: Oum El Ghait Benessahraoui, Mourad Zaoui, Aziz Dadas, and Mohammed El Fallahi.