YAMO

يامو

By Rami NIHAWI

SAKADO LTD - as PROD

Documentary - Completed 2011


    • Year of production
    • 2011
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • LEBANON, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
    • Languages
    • ARABIC
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Rami NIHAWI
    • Writer(s)
    • Rami NIHAWI
    • Producer(s)
    • Rami NIHAWI (SAKADO LTD)
    • Synopsis
    • In “Yamo”, the protagonist lives with his mother Nawal, sister Rima and brother Rayan, in a house that resembles the country they live in, Lebanon. They communicate through silences, unspoken words, furious clashes and repeated negotiations. Nawal is aloof and rarely talks about her past, although it is apparent there is a lot to say. Through dreams and memories, Nawal’s past is reconstructed. A past in her native village Béjjé, where her father denounced her after she married a Muslim. Nawal reveals her past, a childhood as a Christian, a youth as a Communist, the wife of Mustapha, who abandoned his family. This is Nawal's journey…
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