The Cave

Mon, Oct 14, 2019 at 5pm

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Oscar-nominated director Feras Fayyad (Last Men in Aleppo) returns to his native, wartorn Syria to follow a dedicated team of female doctors who tirelessly treat casualties in an underground hospital while battling systemic sexism. Shot from 2016 to 2018, The Cave takes us to a subterranean landscape that feels akin to the post-apocalyptic world of Mad Max. With life too dangerous above ground, survivors create a network of secret tunnels under the city of Ghouta, near Damascus, for an underground hospital maintained by women doctors. Winner, Best Audience Award, Toronto Film Festival.


Year: 2019

Country: Syria, Denmark, Germany, USA, Qatar

Director: Feras Fayyad

Genre: Documentary, Social Justice

Run time: 95 minutes

Orcas Center Main

917 Mt. Baker Road
Eastsound, WA 98245

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