In a riveting blend of hidden truths and indomitable strength, Netflix unveils the first glimpse into “From the Ashes,” a Saudi film inspired by a tragic real-life event. Transporting viewers to the heart of an all-girls school, the film chronicles an ordinary school day that spirals into unimaginable tragedy as a mysterious fire engulfs the basement.
Chaos reigns as students and teachers grapple with harrowing choices, mirroring the stark reality that inspired this must-see fictional tale. Stemming from a real incident, the film unearths the profound impact of a fire that struck an all-girls school, leading to an unfortunate event that forever altered lives.
Helmed by director Khaled Fahed and produced by Ideation Studios, “From the Ashes” boasts a stellar ensemble cast featuring the talents of Shaima AlTayeb, Khairyeh Abu Laban, Adwa Fahad, Darin AlBayed, and Aesha AlRefai. This collective promises to weave a tapestry of captivating characters, an engrossing narrative, and emotional depth that will resonate with audiences.
Mark your calendars for January 18th, as Netflix prepares to exclusively premiere “From the Ashes.” Brace yourself for a cinematic journey that delves into the human spirit’s resilience amidst tragedy, leaving an indelible mark on the landscape of Saudi filmmaking.