THE OTHER SIDE OF CINEMA
APRIL 3 - 9, 2014

Wadjda

Production Company: 
Highlook Communications Group
Razor Film Produktion GmbH
Rotana Film Production
Productor: 
Gerhard Meixner
Roman Paul
Photography: 
Lutz Reitemeier
Edition: 
Andreas Wodraschke
Music: 
Max Richter
Cast: 
Waad Mohammed
Abdullrahman Al Gohani
Reem Abdullah
Ahd Kamel

Haifaa Al-Mansour

Haifaa al-Mansour is Saudi Arabia’s first female filmmaker. She studied Literature at the American University in Cairo and Directing and Film Studies at the University of Sydney. Her films include several shorts, the mid-length documentary Women Without Shadows (05), and Wadjda (12), her feature debut.

Original title: 
Wadjda
Director: 
Haifaa Al-Mansour
Country: 
Arabia Saudita
Year: 
2012
Language: 
árabe
Subtitles: 
Español, inglés
Duration: 
100 min

Screenings

Venue Day and Time
Teatro Nacional - Sala MasterCard April 05 9:00 pm Comprar
Cinépolis Multiplaza Sala 7 April 06 4:30 pm Comprar
Synopsis: 

In this exhilarating, neo-realist feature from Saudi Arabia’s first female filmmaker, a spirited ten-year-old girl goes to any lengths to get herself a bicycle—one of many things good Saudi girls are not supposed to do.  

(Rating: 14+)