Mahmoud and his family are running away from their destroyed home, to make it to turkey. They got scared because they thought their dad has gotten killed by an airstrike because he was not picking up Mahmoud's mother's calls.
TAKE HANA PLEASE!
Mahmoud's family were driving to turkey when they were stopped by some people with guns guarding the exit. Mahmoud's father tells Mahmoud's mother to put her hijab on quikly. The people hoped in their car for a rid too. All of a sudden their car gets shot at by other people causing the death of one of the guys riding with them. Mahmoud's family ran from the car still being shot at until Mahmoud's dad runs to the car to grab the phone for directions to turkey.
Mahmoud's family makes it to turkey where they stay at a refugee camp until they can get on a boat to go across the mediterranean sea to make it to Greece.
Mahmoud's mother is about to drown. She is trying to keep her baby from drowning while keeping herself afloat too. Mahmoud is trying to keep on to the other's boat so he drowns. while the people on the boat are trying to peel his fingers off, he tells the people on the boat to take Hana. after some time of begging, one woman on the boat takes Hana from Mahmoud's mother.
Mahmoud and his brother and father have been sent to prison. they were trying to make it through the Hungary border to make it to Austria. The 'UN' came and Mahmoud took the opportunity to run out of the prison and show the UN how it is really like here. Waleed and other kids ran with him.
Mahmoud's family has finally made it to Germany. all their work has paid off. and they get to live with some elderly Jewish people when Mahmoud was talking to the elderly woman there he learned about her past and who she is. and the woman gives Mahmoud hope about finding his little sister Hana.