Friday 20/10 – 20h00
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LA BELLE ET LA MUET / AALA KAF IFRIT

 
 
 
 
Mariam, 21 years old, puts on make-up in front of a mirror in the bathroom of a nightclub and tries on a sexy dress she lent from a friend. Back on the dancefloor, she lets her being seduced by an attractive guy, named Youssef. She will spend the whole night, a long night, with him. During the following hours, Miriam will have to fight for her rights and her dignity. But how can justice triumph when it stands side to side of the torturers? Based on a true story, the young debuting moviemaker tells this shocking story throughout nine chapters, each taken in one uninterrupted shot.
 
Arabic speaking / Dutch subtitle
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Kaouther Ben Hania
Tunisia, 2017, 100 minutes