An estimated 200 million people have viewed UPF films worldwide and they have won dozens of national awards including, for example, a Cine Award, the ITVADC Peer Awards, and a Gold Award at the Hamburg World Media Film Festival. Explore the library of UPF documentary films, arranged in order of release date.
An inspiring and timely tale about a 12-year-old Syrian refugee girl named Lamya. When she flees the violence of her country, she is given a book of poetry by the famous 13th-century poet Rumi. As the perils of her journey mount, the book becomes a magical gateway where she meets Rumi when he was a boy and also a refugee fleeing the violence of his time. Lamya must help young Rumi find his calling and write the poem that 800 years later will save her life.