Feras Fayyad | Kirstine Barfod | Sigrid Dyekjær
In war-torn Syria, a dedicated team of female doctors tirelessly treat casualties in an underground hospital while battling systemic sexism.
At the moment, “American Factory” seems to hold the front-runner status for one reason or another. “For Sama” and “The Cave” are very similar in subject matter, so the runner-up status likely drops to one of them. Personally, I feel like “For Sama” was the more engaging film, so for that I feel like “The Cave” falls to third place. However, reading Academy voters ballots that were released, “The Cave” was brought up quite a bit.
|2017 (90th)||Best Documentary Feature||“Last Men In Aleppo”||NOMINEE|
Kirstine Barfod | Sigrid Dyekjær
October 18, 2019
(for disturbing war-related thematic content and images)
Viewed on February 6 2020
Streamed from A&E on MacBook Pro