THE CAVE

Fresh from the Toronto Film Festival, Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Feras Fayyad’s (Last Man in Aleppo) THE CAVE tells the story of a hidden, secret underground hospital in Syria and the unprecedented female-led team of civilians and medical professionals who risk their lives to provide medical care to the besieged local population.  Amidst the devastation of war, 30-year-old aspiring pediatrician Dr. Amani and her team work tirelessly to restore health and hope. In Arabic with English subtitles. A National Geographic Documentary.

Moderator: Loren King, film critic, Boston Globe correspondent


Screenings:

Saturday, October 5

5:30PM

Brattle Theatre

Film Info Info

Director:

Feras Feyyad

Producers:

Kirstine Barfod, Sigrid Dyekjær

Year:

2019

Length:

95 minutes

Presenting Sponsor

Cross Insurance

Sponsors

Moxy Hotel Hunt’s Stella Artois Stella Cidre

Supporters

Independent Film Festival of Boston Alden & Harlow Hops N Scotch WGBH LEF Foundation Double Exposure Film Fest Boston Jewish Film Festival Wicked Queer Film Festival Spirit Magazine HubWeek Ninety Plus Cellars The Brattle Theatre Coolidge Corner Theatre Camden Int’l Film Festival Provincetown Film Festival