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From Abdul to Leila

Leila Al Bayaty's film explores themes of identity and cultural duality through an Iraqi family in France, bringing together music, beautiful images and personal stories. It delves deeply into issues such as exile, war and integration. Leila's journey through France, Cairo and Berlin reflects her search for roots and understanding, resulting in a cinematographic expression of personal and collective experiences. The film offers a compelling perspective on the complexity of the migrant experience and the layers of identity and cultural belonging. Leila's personal journey through different cities and cultural contexts offers an intimate portrait of the challenges and triumphs of navigating multiple cultural identities.

Leila Al Bayaty's film explores themes of identity and cultural duality through an Iraqi family in France, blending music, beautiful imagery, and personal narratives. It delves deeply into issues such as exile, war, and integration. Leila's journey through France, Cairo, and Berlin reflects her quest for roots and understanding, culminating in a cinematic expression of personal and collective experiences. The film offers an intriguing perspective on the complexity of the migrant experience and the layers of identity and cultural connection. Leila's personal journey through different cities and cultural contexts provides an intimate portrait of the challenges and triumphs of navigating multiple cultural identities.

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Sat 1 Jun
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