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Capharnaüm (2018)

A politically-charged fable, featuring mostly non-professional actors, about a child who launches a lawsuit against his parents.

Director:

Nadine Labaki

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Jihad Hojeily (screenwriter), Michelle Keserwany (screenwriter) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ghida Majzoub Ghida Majzoub ... Ghida
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kawthar Al Haddad Kawthar Al Haddad
Boluwatife Treasure Bankole Boluwatife Treasure Bankole
Nadine Labaki ... Nadine
Zain Al Rafeea Zain Al Rafeea
Yordanos Shiferaw Yordanos Shiferaw
Fadi Yousef Fadi Yousef
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A politically-charged fable, featuring mostly non-professional actors, about a child who launches a lawsuit against his parents.

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Taglines:

"Why are you suing your parents?" "For giving me life."

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Drama

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Country:

Lebanon

Language:

Arabic | Amharic

Release Date:

14 December 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cafarnaúm See more »

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Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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The film premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in September 2018. See more »

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Based on true situations
21 September 2018 | by CharbelRahmeSee all my reviews

This movie shows how hard is the lofe of the very poor people in the world, especiallh in the third world countries!


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