Numerous Coptic Christians cross over to Libya in search of work despite knowing that they will face severe persecution.
A decade of instability and violence has left Libya a country shattered by competing armed groups, terrorists and militias.
Coptic Christians are being under continuous pressure in this majority Muslim country.
The director will be Yussef Nabil, whose life has already been in jeopardy for producing a film about Christian martyrs.
Christian women in Egypt are often targeted by extremists because they do not necessarily follow the Islamic dress code.