'Straight Outta Syria' | Documentary Short
This short documentary follows three Syrian refugee brothers, Samir (13) , Abdul Rahman (12) and Mohammed (9) who use rap as an outlet to tell their compelling story. This film calls on the international community to back the Hope for Syria’s Young Talent petition ensuring one million Syrian refugee children secure an education this year in Lebanon, Jordan and Turkey.
The shoot took place in the Bekaa Valley in Lebanon where over 350,000 Syrian refugees have found shelter. You can click here to read an article from A World at School on how the film was made.
Director: Nathan Sam Long
Producer: Hannah Salvanes McLean
DOP: Michael Lagerwey
Music Composer: Luis Issermann
Production Company: Silverfish Media