Bengaluru International Film Festival - BIFFES

Synopsis

An independent woman, Noura is raising her three children alone, working in a hospital laundry to make ends meet. While her husband Jamel is back in jail, she meets Lassad, the love of her life. Forced to hide their relationship – if it were discovered, they would face 5 years in prison – Noura petitions for divorce but just days before it is granted, the lovers’ dream of a life together is threatened by Jamel’s imminent release.

Film Festivals

Awards - Torino FF (FIPRESCI Prize), Carthage FF (Best Actress, Tanit d'Or), El Gouna FF (Best Actress)

Nominations - San Sebastian IFF (New Directors Award), Torino FF (Best Feature Film)