Aziza plans to leave Egypt and go away to France, the same country that Doaa decided to leave to come and live in Egypt. Egyptian film-maker Saad Hendawy follows the lives of two Egyptian girls from 2005 until today. Are their journeys a quest for love? For freedom? For dignity? Is the west a paradise?
Original dialogue: Arabic, French
Directed by: Saad Hendawy
Running time: 88 min
Awards & Screenings:
Nominated Muhr Arab Award – Dubai IFF 2012
Sunday 1 December, 3.30pm at Galaxy Cinema, 67 Abd El Aziz Al Saud St., El Manial
Monday 2 December, 3.30pm at Plaza Cinema, Americana Plaza Mall, Sheikh Zayed
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