Best Documentary Short – “SAFEZONE – Fatima’s Journey” (USA)

Title: SAFEZONE – Fatima’s Journey
Runtime: 9 min
Country: USA
Director: Jodie Livingston
Placement: Best Documentary Short
Competition: December, 2019

Synopsis: A Syrian girl, Fatima, tells her harrowing story of escape from war as she tries to rebuild her life and pursue her dreams of music and school. Schools for refugees in Lebanon are referred to as safe zones.