Film runs
Thu, Jun 13
Sun, Jun 23

Karima Zoubir, 2012
Morocco | Arabic with English subtitles | 59 minutes

U.S. premiere! Q&A with filmmaker!

With enthusiastic musicians and ornate wedding parties setting the stage, we meet Khadija, a Moroccan divorcee who works as a camerawoman at weddings in Casablanca. As the film unfolds, Khadija talks candidly about the issues she faces and the competing forces at play in the lives of women in Morocco. 

Screening with:
Going Up the Stairs

Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami | Iran | 2011 | Farsi with English subtitles | 51m
A charming portrait of an artist, Going Up the Stairs also provides an enlightening glimpse inside a traditional Iranian marriage.

Series: Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2013

Venue: Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center

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