Friday Feature: Dheepan (2015)

Dheepan had just won the prestigious Palme d’Or when Higher first wrote about it last year.  Now we can actually see it in U.S. theaters.

The film features a Sri Lankan rebel fighter who relocates to France as a refugee. Many of the realities of daily life as newly arrived refugees will look familiar. Although it was made before the recent European refugee crisis, an  NPR Review that puts it into today’s context.

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