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by Iram Haq


Sixteen year-old Nisha lives a double life. At home with her family she is the perfect Pakistani daughter, but when out with her friends, she is a normal Norwegian teenager. When her father catches her in bed with her boyfriend, Nisha's two worlds brutally collide. To set an example, Nisha's parents decide to kidnap her and place her with relatives in Pakistan. Here, in a country she has never been to before, Nisha is forced to adapt to her parents' culture.

international title: What Will People Say
original title: Hva vil folk si
country: Norway, Germany, Sweden
sales agent: Beta Cinema
year: 2017
genre: fiction
directed by: Iram Haq
film run: 106'
release date: NO 6/10/2017, IT 3/05/2018, DE 10/05/2018, FR 6/06/2018, ES 17/08/2018
screenplay: Iram Haq
cast: Maria Mozhdah, Adil Hussain, Ekavali Khanna, Rohit Saraf, Ali Arfan, Sheeba Chaddha, Jannat Zubair Rahmani, Lalit Parimoo, Nokokure Dahl, Isak Lie Harr
cinematography by: Nadim Carlsen
film editing: Janus Billeskov Jansen, Anne Østerud
art director: Vintee Bansal, Ann-Kristin Talleraas
music: Lorenz Dangel, Martin Pedersen
producer: Maria Ekerhovd
co-producer: Madeleine Ekman, Tomas Eskilsson, Lizette Jonjic, Katarina Krave, Karsten Stöter
associate producer: Achin Jain, Guneet Monga
production: Mer Film, Rohfilm GmbH, Zentropa International Sweden
distributor: Lucky Red, ARP Sélection, Avalon

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