Check out the official plot synopsis of Sweetness in the Belly, the upcoming drama movie directed by
Zeresenay Mehari based on a script by Laura Phillips and starring Saoirse Ronan:
“A powerful romance that explores an immigrant’s life from a unique perspective.
Saoirse Ronan plays Lilly Abdal, a woman caught between two worlds. Orphaned in Africa as a child, Lilly escapes to England as a refugee, fleeing civil war. Lost in this cold new world, Lilly becomes the heart of the immigrant community in London, attempting to reunite people with their scattered families. But as her friend Amina discovers, Lilly’s mission isn’t purely selfless, and a passionate lost love affair is revealed between Lilly and Aziz, an idealistic doctor. But can Lilly let go of the past?”
Love Saoirse Ronan. Impatient to see another great performance from her!
The film has yet to get an official release date.
Stay tuned with us for more details about the movie Sweetness in the Belly.