2018 / Cert. 15 / 126 mins / Drama

Director: Nadine Labaki
Cast includes: Zain Al Rafeea, Yordanos Shiferaw, Boluwatife Treasure Bankole

Lebanese film is a harrowing portrait of a poverty-stricken child’s fight to survive amid the city’s chaos” Rolling Stone

Capernaum follows Zain, a gutsy streetwise child as he flees his negligent parents, survives through his wits on the streets, takes care of Ethiopian refugee Rahil (Yordanos Shiferaw) and her baby son, Yonas (Boluwatife Treasure Bankole), being jailed for a crime, and finally, seeks justice in a courtroom.