Limbo Movie

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Who's Involved:

Kais Nashif, Kwabena Ansah, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Angus Lamont, Amir El-Masry, Vikash Bhai, Ola Orebiyi, Ben Sharrock, Irune Gurtubai

Release Date:

Friday, April 30, 2021 (Limited)

Runtime: 1 hr, 44 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Centers on Omar (Amir El-Masry), a young Syrian musician who is burdened by his grandfather’s oud, which he has carried all the way from his homeland.

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Who's making Limbo: Crew List

A look at the Limbo behind-the-scenes crew and production team.



Irune Gurtubai
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Production: What we know about Limbo?

Key Facts

  1. Reflecting the complexity of the movement of people across borders has been a long-held passion for director and writer Ben Sharrock, who spent time working for an NGO in refugee camps in southern Algeria and living in Damascus in 2009 shortly before the outbreak of the Syrian civil war. There, he formed a network of friends whose personal stories inspired the film.

Filming Timeline

  1. March 2021: The film was in Completed status.

Limbo Release Date: When was the film released?

Limbo was released in 2021 on Friday, April 30, 2021 (Limited release). There were 11 other movies released on the same date, including Triumph, Tom Clancy's Without Remorse and Separation.

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