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Le ciel attendra (2016)

At 17, Sonia almost left her family to go jihad. She was convinced that this was the only way for her and her family to go to heaven. She finally came back to reason. Unlike Mélanie, 16 ... See full summary »

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Sonia Bouzaria
Naomi Amarger ...
Mélanie Thenot
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Catherine Bouzaria
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Samir Bouzaria
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La juge
Bruno Garcia ...
Homme groupe parents
Marine Béliard ...
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Manu Rui Silva ...
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Karine Dogliani ...
Femme groupe parents
Valérie de Monza ...
Femme groupe parents
Bouzid Ghezali ...
Femme groupe parents
Dounia Bouzar ...
Dounia Bouzar, dans son propre rôle
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At 17, Sonia almost left her family to go jihad. She was convinced that this was the only way for her and her family to go to heaven. She finally came back to reason. Unlike Mélanie, 16 years old, raised by her mother, she was a teenager with no history, who shared her life between school, her friends and her cello lessons. But on the Internet, she began to argue with a "prince" who managed to wash her brain. Filled with guilt for not having seen anything, the parents watch helplessly with the metamorphosis of their child. Written by lament

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A Stunning film...
27 October 2016 | by See all my reviews

I don't give reviews for each and every film I watch but this time I couldn't control myself for not giving my opinion.

"Le ciel attendra" what a film. The film has everything to keep you in your seat along the film. I was very moved by the subject of the film. I wanted to see the exact transformation from a normal person to an anti-citizen. The cinematography, the editing, the narration, the dialogues, actors performances, direction and everything was awestruck.

Once I came out from the theatre, I started doing publicity of the film everywhere and with everyone.

Long way to go...

Thanks for this nice film!!!


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