For Sama

I have often wondered, watching on the news as one Syrian town after another gets bombed to smithereens, why do civilians stay? How can they? I remember asking that question three years ago, at the end of 2016, as the news showed us the very last civilians in eastern Aleppo climbing on to buses and leaving behind the city that had been turned to rubble by their own president. Waad al-Kataeb’s documentary For Sama provides some kind of answer to that question. Please click on image for more ...