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To Breathe Free

Genre: DC PremiereDocumentaryLocal Film/Local Filmmaker2018
Director: David Barnhart
Length: 16 minutes  |  Country of Origin:US

To Breathe Free follows the 5-year journey of a Syrian family fleeing the war in Homs to the refugee camps in Jordan and starting a new life in Washington, D.C. Using home movies, phone video, family photos and interviews with family members and former refugees, this short documentary gives an intimate and unique perspective not seen in current media reporting on the refugee crisis.