Egypt | Dir: Mohamed Khan | 90 mins | DCP | Cert: 15| UK PREMIERE
From the legendary director Mohamed Khan comes this award-winning drama. Hiyam, a young factory worker, lives in a lower-middle-class neighbourhood, along with her co-workers. She is clearly under the spell of Salah, the factory’s new supervisor. Believing that love can transcend their class differences, Hiyam relentlessly pursues a dream of the pair being together. However, when a pregnancy test is discovered in the factory premises, her immediate family and close friends accuse her of sinning. Hiyam decides not to defend herself and pays an enormous price in a society that fails to accept her.
- Lieu : ICA, The Mall, London, SW1Y 5AH
- Type d’événement : Cinéma
Tarif : Film Tickets £11 | Students £8 | ICA Members £7 | Saturday Forum £5