OUT OF LIFE

Directed by Marwan Baghdadi
Fiction | Lebanon | 1991 | Arabic, French | English, French

Cairo Cinema Days
Out of Life tells the gripping story of a French journalist taken hostage in war torn Beirut. As the man’s captivity period stretches, his dignity and moral fiber erode slowly but surely. The film is based on the real-life experience of Roger Auque who was abducted in Beirut on the 13th of January 1987, and then released by the ‘Organization for Revolutionary Justice’ on the 27th of November .1987