Waad, the film’s narrator, tells her life story during the five years of uprising in Aleppo, and the siege which forced her to experience the destruction of her home city in For Sama.
Author: Aly Abdelwahab
Egyptian-born and multilingual cinephile, Aly’s love of cinema started early as a child when he would spend full days watching movie marathons in the cinema with his dad. Aly started editing since he was eight and grew on to have an obsessive appreciation for analyzing and decoding films.
Deserted Island Movie Collection: Anything Kubrick, Tarantino, or Coen Brothers (Guilty Pleasure: The MCU)
Best Movie Snack: The saltiest of popcorns of course.