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October 29th, 2020 - A Lion Returns

Film goes inside the mind of an Australian jihadist returned from Syria

In the new film, A Lion Returns, writer-director Serhat Caradee probes the motivations of radicalised Arab Australians who go to fight in Syria.

The Turkish-born filmmaker, best known for 2009 drama Cedar Boys, tells the story of Jamal (Tyler De Nawi), a young tiler married with a child who has been radicalised by his uncle Yahya (Buddy Dannoun) at a troubled time.

Last updated on Thursday October 29th 2020