Imagine that your father is a Palestinian Arab, and he had fought against Franco in the Spanish Civil War. Imagine that you have siblings, and you cannot talk to them because you do not speak the same language. Imagine that you have a family, but you were raised without parents. The film reveals the extraordinary story of a Palestinian family.

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Nationality: Egypt
Director: Amal Ramsis

You come from far away ()

Egyptian filmmaker who studied cinema in Spain. Her films "Only Dreams" (2005), "Life" (2008), "Forbidden" (2011) and "The Trace of the Butterfly" (2014) have received several awards and have been screened in many festivals. She is also the founder and director of Cairo International Women’s Film Festival.