Tamer Ashry
Egipto | fic | 2018 | 23

Olhares Do Mediterraneo 06 October 2019

What is the one thing you wish was not forbidden?” Aiesha posts the controversial question in a private Facebook group for her burqa-wearing peers. Aiesha, whose nickname is “fair eyed haori”, meets her friend Sally at the mall shortly after the post. During the seemingly ordinary shopping trip, she discovers that what she hates most about her life lays right over her eyes.

Prémios | Awards 
Melhor Curta Árabe, El Gouna FF, Egipto

Festivais | Festivals 
San Sebastian FF para os Direitos Humanos, EUA | Intl Documentary & Short FF of Kerala, Índia | Elia Short FF, Israel | Middle East Now Festival, Itália | Festival Africano Asia e America Latina, Milão, Itália | Tripoli IFF, Líbia | Malmö Arab FF, Suécia | Festival Cinémas d’Afrique, Suíça | Geneva Intl Arab FF, Suíça