Submarine (2016)

Directed by Mounia Akl
Lebanon | PG-13 | Drama, Short | Arabic | 21
Venue: Warehouse421, Mina Zayed

Under the imminent threat of Lebanon’s garbage crisis, Hala, a wild child inside a woman is the only one to refuse evacuation, clinging to whatever remains of home. The film was an Official Selection at the 69th Cannes Film Festival’s Cinefondation Competition. Submarine also won the Special Jury Prize in the Muhr Short Competition at the Dubai International Film Festival.