9-year-old Marwa is a lively, inquisitive child. She and her family live in the world’s largest camp for Syrian refugees in Jordan but hope to return home soon. Weeks turn into years and Marwa blossoms from a cheeky child into a teenager. Exclusively shot from children’s perspectives, this film captures the resilience and hopefulness of children displaced by conflict while raising crucial questions as to what lies in store for their generation.
Dina Naser | Jordan, Qatar, Lebanon, France | 2019 | 85 min | OmeU