Prom Coast Film Society

Friday 27 March 2015
12:00am - 12:00am

Location: Fish Creek Hall | Category: Cinema

Wadjda (Saudi Arabia) 2014

The first feature film shot entirely in Saudi Arabia is the story of a young girl living in a suburb of Riyadh determined to raise enough money to buy a bike in a society that sees bicycles as dangerous to a girl’s virtue. Even more impressive, WADJDA is the first feature film made by a female Saudi filmmaker. In a country where cinemas are banned and women cannot drive or vote, writer- director Haifaa Al Mansour broke many barriers with her film

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