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Wednesday April 22, 2009 -- 3pm

Trouble Sleeping at LIFF 2009

Trouble Sleeping
dir. by Robert Rae
Wed, Apr 22, 3pm at the Roxy
Followed by Q&A
-- Free of charge

A powerful drama based on real experiences Ė a group of Refugees in Edinburgh do what they must to survive. Despite the watchful eye of the security services they have found a way to get on - but Ahmedís arrival changes everything for ever.

Ahmed believes in truth - a belief forged under torture Ė he now seeks asylum but the courts donít believe him. His quest for proof brings him to Halla. She shares his past and a secret that will destroy the people they both love. When the truth has sustained you, can you ever afford to let it go?.



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