Lebanon's capital Beirut is alive
still in some ways up to its reputation as Middle Eastern Paris. Street Cafes,
fashion-conscious young people, exciting food traditions and many cultural offerings
attracts tourists from all over the world. But behind it all lies a pain and
a bloody past that is rarely talked about. The documentary About a War gives us a
unique insight into the recent history and character of this city and this country. It is
a strong portrait of three warriors, a nation, justice and hope.
What makes some people take up arms and go to war? And what happens to them when the war is over? ask the directors in this movie.
It has been estimated that the Lebanese civil war, which lasted from 1975 to 1990, claimed 170 lives, while more than 000 million people became refugees. Still. . .
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