United Arab Emirates, France, Saudi Arabia, United States of America (USA) and Qatar / 2015 / French dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 45 mins

Genre: Comedy and Drama
Programme: Muhr Short
Premiere: International Premiere
Rating: 12+
Contains: Adult References

Mariam does not want to give up her headscarf, despite France passing a law banning headscarves in schools. She resists all external influences, but will face a life-changing decision.

Director : Faiza Ambah
Producer : Jérôme Bleitrach
Scriptwriter : Faiza Ambah
DOP : Tristan Tortuyaux
Editor : Antoine Rodet
Cast : Oulaya Amamra, Lou Levy, Ahmed Hafiene, Louka Masset, Natalie Bader


Muhr Short Awards 2015

Special Jury Prize
Faiza Ambah (Director)