Going to Heaven

  |  Book Tickets: 18/08/2016
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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SAYER AL JANAH 'Going to Heaven' is about the life of an 11-year-old boy who is longing for the tenderness of his late yet ever-present grandmother. The film revolves around the events of Sultan, who whilst seeking the warmth of his grandmother's lap, he starts a crazy journey, accompanied by his friend, from Abu Dhabi to the city of Fujairah via Dubai. In search of the tenderness he misses, and in the anticipating of his return to the arms of his long lost grandmother, Sultan keeps colourful fish, as they help him to escape the loneliness and suffering inflicted on him by his stepmother. Director Salmeen graduated from the New York Film Academy in Abu Dhabi and was awarded Best Film Director by Digital Studio magazine, USA. (Subtitles) United Arab Emirates 2015 Saeed Salmeen 90m