Arab Short Film Competition
- Playing in: Arab Short Film Programme 2: Awakenings
Tue, Nov 20, 10:00 PM, Katara 12 Theatre A (K12-A)Regular screening Tickets sales closed
Areej, a pregnant, young Saudi widow, will endure anything to protect her unborn child. A bold story about going against social customs, and trying to establish a friendship between men and women in a community that insists on gender segregation.
About the Directors
Ahd, Saudi actress and filmmaker, studied film direction and acting in New York City. 'The Shoemaker', her directorial debut won multiple awards from festivals worldwide. She won the Golden Gate Award for Best Actress in San Francisco for her role in 'Razn'. Ahd was recently a jury member for the Emirates film competition in Abu Dhabi.
- Jérôme Bleitrach, Silvio Saade
- Léa Masson
- Faiza Ambah
- Tristan Tortuyaux
- Ahd, Mohammed Baker, Mohammed Osman