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Big Noise Films. 2007. United States of America, Lebanon. vo Arabic. 35’

Letters From Beirut is an intimate, personal and powerful telling of the story of the 2006 war in Lebanon. A series of letters written by Hanady Salman - a mother living through the war in Beirut - carve a narrative arc through intense and haunting images of the conflict. She tells the stories of her family and the people she lives through the war with - the refugees, the wounded, and the everyday Lebanese, struggling to maintain their sanity and their humanity in times of war.