‘Home Away’ is award-winning filmmaker Hannah Yohannes’ 2013 short film about 17 year old Sabrina who is shunned by her family after learning that she is pregnant.
‘Desperate, Sabrina moves into a youth shelter, where she is surprised to learn a new meaning.’
Canadian actress Mouna Traoré (Book of Negroes) stars in the film and plays the lead role.
‘Home Away’ was loosely based on Director and screenwriter Hannah Yohannes’ life and produced will she was 9 months pregnant. She is currently working on a TV series and her debut novel, Home Away.
Yohannes was born in Saudi Arabia to Eritrean parents.