About the Film
Beirut 2019, during the revolution. On her way back from a protest, Farah, a Lebanese activist, and her French-Lebanese boyfriend Anthony are stopped at a roadblock held by two armed militiamen who have a bone to pick with Farah.
Dahlia Nemlich is a French-Lebanese director and producer. Upon completing her studies in Cinema at ISCPA Paris, she spent three years working in series production at TF1 in Paris before relocating to her home country of Lebanon, where she was hired by Webedia Arabia as a content director and Head of the production department. In 2020, Dahlia directed her first fiction film titled Roadblock, a 16-minute short shot during the Lebanese Revolution. In addition to her work in film, Dahlia is also an accomplished singer and songwriter, performing under the name DahliaOnTheRun.