In September 2015, the BBC recorded an interview with Hamsa: a Syrian mother and refugee. Her desperate journey caught the attention of thousands of people around the world. This is an honest and intimate film depicting one refugee family's experience integrating in a country so different from their own.
On the Bride's Side
A Palestinian poet and an Italian journalist meet five Palestinians and Syrians in Milan who entered Europe via the Italian island of Lampedusa after fleeing the war in Syria. They decide to help them complete their journey to Sweden - and hopefully avoid getting themselves arrested as traffickers – by faking a wedding.
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