STARS: Zain Al Rafeea, Yordanos Shiferaw, Boluwatife Treasure Bankole

DIRECTOR: Nadine Labaki

82% Rotten Tomatoes • 3.5/4 Roger Ebert


R Rated R for language and some drug material

Runtime: 2:01

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Inside a court, Zain, (played by Zain Al Rafeea), a 12-year-old Syrian refugee boy, is brought before the judge. To the question: "Why are you attacking your parents in court?", Zain answers: "For giving me life!" The film retraces the incredible journey of this child in search of his identity and who rebels against the life that was imposed on him.

Featured language in Arabic and Amharic with English subtitle.