Memory Box 15

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In Memory Box, Maia, a single mother, lives in Montreal with her teenage daughter Alex. On Christmas Eve, they receive an unexpected delivery: a box of notebooks, tapes and photographs sent from Maia’s best friend from her childhood in Beirut. Maia refuses to open the box or confront its memories, but Alex secretly begins to explore the contents of the box on her own. Between fantasy and reality, Alex enters the world of her mother’s tumultuous, passionate adolescence during the Lebanese civil war, unlocking complex mysterious of her mother’s secret past.

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Director
Joana Hadjithomas, Khalil Joreige
Country
Canada, France, Lebanon, Qatar
Duration
1 hour 42 minutes
Cast
Manal Issa, Paloma Vauthier, Rim Turki

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