WED, Dec. 7 @ 1pm - Cinepolis
Nour, a schoolgirl who lives with her father, goes through a crisis when she suddenly becomes a woman and cannot tell her dad. He cannot understand this change that occurred in her life, which results in tension between them. Directed by Mohamed Kamel, Egypt, 2015, Drama, 16 min, Arabic, English subtitles.
Laila, a young unemployed Moroccan IT professional, leaves her country to do seasonal work in Belgium. The young woman ends up on André’s small family farm, where he grows apples and pears. Laila rapidly becomes disenchanted as she discovers the deeply unfair system that regulates the contracts of seasonal workers. Gradually, her feeling of revolt spreads to those around her and disrupts life on André’s farm. Directed by Jawad Rhalib, Belgium, 2015, Drama, 75 min, French with English subtitles.