A Lion Returns 

| Drama
After spending 18 months in Syria, Jamal is back in Sydney and wants to see his terminally ill mother, however he has to deal with his strong minded older brother Omar, his wife Heidi and son, but most importantly his unforgiving father.

Director:

Serhat Caradee

Writer:

Serhat Caradee

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Updated: 5 November 2017
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Jacqui Purvis ... Heidi Alamein
Maha Wilson ... Maya Alamein
Serhat Caradee ... Ahmed
Frances Duca ... Auntie Fadia
Taffy Hany Taffy Hany ... Yusef Alamein
Danny Elacci ... Omar Alamein
Tyler De Nawi Tyler De Nawi ... Jamal Alamein
Helen Chebatte ... Manal Alamein
Natalie Tesoriero ... Featured extra
Eddie Idik Eddie Idik ... Police Officer 1
Jayne-Louise O'Connell ... Police Officer 2
Mohammad Mick Farroukh Mohammad Mick Farroukh ... Hesham
Maddox Elachi Maddox Elachi ... Khalil Alamein
Oliver Trajkovski ... Mahmoud
Buddy Dannoun Buddy Dannoun ... Yahya Hazeem
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Storyline

Jamal has just returned to Australia after spending 18 months in Syria. No-one knows what he did or who he was with. He's back in the country and wants to see his terminally ill mother, however has to deal with his strong minded older brother Omar, his wife Heidi and their young son, but most importantly his unforgiving father. But why has Jamal really come back? Is he a militant with a cause or an easily led pawn in a bigger global picture? A story about redemption, forgiveness and the consequences of your actions on loved ones. Written by Production Company

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Why is he really back?

Genres:

Drama

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English | Arabic

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Bonafide Pictures See more »
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Serhat Caradee shot the 90 page script in 10 days, with 2 cameras, 2 lights, in 1 car, 1 house, a crew of 26 and 7 actors plus extras and kids. See more »

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