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.
Skies of Lebanon (2021)
Cast:Alba Rohrwacher, Bernard Boulad, Cécile Moubarak, Charbel Kamel, Chloé Zighondi, Darina Al Joundi, Elias Wehaibé, Fabrice Colson, Greta Zighondi, Hany Tamba, Isabelle Zighondi, Ishac Diwan, Jade Breidi, Jean-François Baalbaky, Joelle Abou Chabke, John Chelhot, Mariah Tannoury, Maroun Moubarak, Mayssaloun Nassar, Nadim Bahsoun, Nadine Naous, Odette Makhlouf, Robert Mazlo, Wajdi Mouawad, Ziad Jallad