films – Cinema Akil


AL SIT
DIRECTED BY
Suzannah Mirghani
Sudan | | 20 mins | Short Narrative | Arabic ( English subtitles )
Venue

In a cotton-farm in Sudan, 15-year-old Nafisa has a crush on Babiker, but her parents have arranged her marriage to Nadir, a young Sudanese businessman who lives abroad. On the other hand, Nafisa’s grandmother, Al-Sit, the powerful village idol, has her own plans for Nafisa’s future. The question is will Nafisa be able choose for herself?