Rafaël Feature film, 2018, 94 min.

RELEASE DATES 11 OCTOBER 2018 (NETHERLANDS). The Arab Spring forces Tunisian Nazir, married to the pregnant Dutch hairdresser Kimmy, to escape to Europe but he ends up in Lampedusa, imprisoned as an illegal refugee. RAFAËL is a romantic drama about two lovers giving everything they have, just to be reunited for the birth of their son Rafaël. It is a suspenseful story about borders, dreams, perseverance and love-transcending bureaucracy, borders and even prison walls.

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NL - Netherlands Film Festival Golden Calf

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