About the film
Skies of Lebanon
Release Date: June 30, 2021
|Production Companies||:||ARTE France Cinéma, Canal+, ARTE, CNC, Moby Dick Films, Ciné+, Moulin d'Andé-CECI, Cinémage 14, Indéfilms 8|
|Producers||:||Frédéric Niedermayer, Marios Piperides|
|Writers||:||Chloé Mazlo, Yacine Badday|
In the fifties, young Alice leaves her natal Swiss mountains for the sunny and vibrant shores of Beirut. She falls madly in love with Joseph, a quirky astrophysicist intent on sending the first Lebanese national into space. Alice quickly fits in among his relatives, but after years of bliss, the civil war threatens their Garden of Eden.