The Anger

In post-war Lebanon, Ida, a young Lebanese girl, flees her small village and her alcoholic mother and goes to the big city. There, she starts dating a European man not knowing what is in store for her.

Her fate is shown through a lense of Lebanese events, her experiences, internal tragedy, rejection of her religion, loss of loved ones, deception, betrayal and recovery, hope and homing.
2021, Lebanon, Germany, 124 min., 16+
Marie Surae (Maria Ivanova)
Manal Issa, Julia Kassar, Mohamad Akil, Aurélien Chaussade, Houssam Sabbah, Pierre Chamassian
thriller, drama
Arabic, russian subtitles
Awards & Festivals
  • JCC Carthage Film Festival, Tunisia - The Best Director of Photography
  • Yasmine Hammamet International Film Festival, Tunisia - Best Film from the Cinema Critics Association
  • Beirut International Women Film Festival, Lebanon -  Best International Feature Fiction
  • San Diego Arab Film Festival, USA - participation
  • Kazan International Muslim Film Festival, Tatarstan, Russia - participation
  • Lebanese Independent Film Festival, Lebanon - participation
  • Dublin International Short Film and Music Festival, Ireland - participation
On screen
from 2 February

Currently on screen