In Tramontane, a young blind musician in present-day Beirut discovers that the identity card he has carried all along is a fake, setting in motion a series of revelations that turns his life upside down. Written and directed by Vatche Boulghourjian, the film, which won the Grand Rail d’Or award at Cannes International Critics Week, took shape after a chance meeting between the filmmaker and his star, the visually impaired singer Barakat Jabbour.
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