films – Cinema Akil


HALAWA
DIRECTED BY
Saled Alfassii
KSA, UAE, USA | PG 13 | 13 min | Drama, Short | Arabic
Venue

A 14 year-old Muslim girl experiences the onset of puberty, meaning she must begin wearing a full black niqab. When her tormentor at school swipes her jacket, a case of mistaken identity exposes the perversity of the bully's father.