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Ya Beirut

Director(s):
Adla Massoud, Xan Parker, Maya Sanbar
Producer(s):
Adla Massoud, Xan Parker, Maya Sanbar
a protestor waves the red and white striped flag of Beirut over a sea of other protestors at night.

A cautionary tale for our times, YA BEIRUT is a first-hand account of the extraordinary efforts of ordinary Beirutis seeking to reclaim their future in a country plunged into economic despair. This cinema verité film vividly captures life in a failed state through the daily experiences of its citizens.