Mounia Akl’s Costa Brava, Lebanon has obtained a particular point out for its ensemble forged on the Santiago Worldwide Movie Competition 2022.
Launched final yr in Venice, the movie tells the story of a Lebanese household that strikes to the mountains to get away from Beirut’s air pollution and wakes up at some point to a rubbish landfill constructed outdoors their residence.
The movie is directed by Mounia Akl and stars the Oscar-nominated Lebanese actress and filmmaker Nadine Labaki, Nadia Charbel, Saleh Bakri, Seana Restom, Geana Restom, Liliane Khoury, François Nour, Youmna Marwan, and Muhyiddin Al Karra.
This choice comes as Costa Brava, Lebanon‘s fifteenth award, because it beforehand gained quite a few prizes at main movie festivals, particularly the Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition (TIFF) and the sixty fifth BFI London Movie Competition.
It has additionally introduced the U.S. movie distributor Kino Lorber to accumulate the North American rights to Costa Brava, Lebanon.
You may watch the trailer beneath:
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