A surreal doc on refugees in Lebanon, featuring an ancient Goddess, a sandstorm, and true stories of those who escaped.  (2019 - Documentary)
Of Sand and Gold (trailer)
Written and directed by Raghed Charabaty
Synopsis
A mother and her children live in a small house in Mount Lebanon. One day, a terrifying sandstorm called the Khamseen arrives and destroys the house and all of its inhabitants, children and visitors alike. 
'Of Sand & Gold' weaves together a timeless myth in parallel with real interviews with Syrian, Iraqi, and Palestinian refugees living in Lebanon today, alongside displaced Lebanese families.

Poster for 'Of Sand and Gold'

Premiere and screening information coming soon!

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