The Sheltering Sky
The Sheltering Sky
Author name:  Bernardo Bertolucci
Version: Lebanon
Action:  Banned
Censoring Entity:  General Security
Censoring Reason:  Israel
Content: Offensive to Arabs

The American artist couple Port and Kit Moresby travel aimlessly through Africa, searching for new experiences that could give sense to their relationship. But the flight to distant regions only leads both deeper into despair.


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