Screening of 'Homeland'
Director: Sara Broos
Cast: Raghad Kanawati, Morten Harket
A young woman escapes the war in Syria and ends up in the forest in Sweden.
Music is a way for her to survive and brings her back in dreams and memories to her homeland. Specially one song has followed her all her life; a song by the Norwegian popband A-ha. She listened to them during her childhood in Damaskus and now that song becomes a link between the past and the present and holds a new meaning. She has a dream to meet the singer Morten Harket, someone she has admired since she was a child. A story about the power of music and the meaning of the word homeland.
Embassy of Sweden are continuing the popular film series "Sweden on the screen" as a part of the Embassy 2017 theme program Safe & Sound.
English subtitles, FREE admission and no assigned seating.