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Sweetness in the Belly (2019)

An orphan in Ethiopia spins escapes as a refugee to England, where upon growing up she works to aid fellow immigrants and refugees in reuniting with their families.

Director:

Zeresenay Mehari

Writers:

Camilla Gibb (novel), Laura Phillips (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Dakota Fanning ... Lily Abdal
Yahya Abdul-Mateen II ... Aziz
Kunal Nayyar
Wunmi Mosaku ... Amina
Gavin Drea ... Philip
Peter Bankole ... Yusuf
Amerjit Deu ... Mr. Jahangir
Molly McCann ... Lilly Mitchell (7)
Neelam Bakshi ... Mrs. Jahangir
Sharon Coade ... Shelter Worker
Cleo Sylvestre Cleo Sylvestre ... Vertise
Yohanna Ephrem Yohanna Ephrem ... Senit
David Fawaz ... Mr. ture (as David Khalid Fawaz)
Will Jeffs ... Additional Voices (voice)
Mylène Gomera ... Zema
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Storyline

Lilly, orphaned as a child, experiences her parents homeland of England, escaping civil war. She becomes the heart of a disenfranchised community in London, where she attempts to reunite people with their families. But her friend Amira discovers Lilly's mission isn't purely altruistic and a passionate lost love affair is revealed between Lilly and Aziz, an idealistic doctor. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

Ireland | UK | Canada

Language:

English | Amharic | Arabic

Release Date:

6 September 2019 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Sweetness in the Belly See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK See more »

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Runtime:

(DVD)

Color:

Color
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