Here, Josef is on a boat trying to get away from the Nazi's. They took his father away and utterly tortured the guy, and then he was ordered to leave Germany. With this boat, every single Jew in Germany that's not in concentration camps is sent to Cuba. Little do they know, they're not let in.
Character VS Society
Here, Mahmoud is in the middle of a horrible wreckage of fighting. Blood-filling fighting. Everything is wrong, nothing is okay, he thinks he's going to die.
Here, Mahmoud is in the middle of a big rainfall, and he thinks that it's Allah, crying for them. With them.
Here, at the malecon, people are burning buildings, starting fires, cracking glass - protesting. Terrorizing. She ran away with the crowd.