by Mohamed Siam
Amal is a feisty teenager growing up in postrevolution Egypt while they’re both undergoing a tremendous change.
Within a constant political turmoil, Amal searches for her place, identity and sexuality in a patriarchal society. Amal, whose name literally translates to “hope”, is embarking on a 6 year compelling journey from childhood to adulthood. Along the way, she realizes her limited options as a woman living in an Arab police state.
|country:||Egypt, Lebanon, Germany, France, Norway, Denmark, Qatar|
|sales agent:||Doc & Film International|
|directed by:||Mohamed Siam|
|release date:||FR 20/02/2019|
|cinematography by:||Mohamed Siam|
|producer:||Myriam Sassine, Mohamed Siam|
|executive producer:||Bruni Burres, Talal Al-Muhanna|
|production:||Abbout Productions, Good Company Pictures, Barentsfilm As, Andolfi, ArtKhana|