Sous le ciel d'Alice Skies of Lebanon

by Chloé Mazlo

2020 Edition

France 2020 1h30 in French, Arabic and Italian

Feature Film

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.