May 11th, 2017 – Fort Russ News –
– Agencies – – by Samer Hussein –
A movie was recently shot in Syria and aims to tell the world the truth about the situation in the war-torn country.
Set in the town, besieged by terrorist troops, the plot of the movie revolves around the main character named Ibrahim who is trying to rescue his family and push through the siege along with other people in the town.
Not long after, they are captured by terrorists. The movie follows the tragic destiny of the family in the camp, alongside many other innocent civilians, through their suffering, caused by the savage and inhuman actions of the terrorists.
Directed by Basil Al Khatib, The Father is a typical Syrian survival story.
The movie was premiered on the 2nd of May in the scope of Shaam Film Festival, which is organised by Shaam Group, an Australia-based NGO, created with the purpose to provide a platform for the Syrian cinema to be screened in Australia.