The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

For Sama (PBS)




For Sama
 2019 | FRONTLINE, Channel 4 News, ITN Productions, Channel 4

Nominee

Composed as a love letter from co-director Waad al-Kateab to her daughter, and as an explanation of why she and her husband remained in besieged Aleppo to help run a hospital, “For Sama” is a profound, beautiful tale about both the war and the families caught in it.