Egypt I 2023 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 19 min


Sarah, a 14 years old girl, asks her strict nun of her missionary school to help her tightening her dress. The nun invites Sarah to her dormitory room, a place where no student stepped a foot inside before. Once Sarah steps in, their intimacy is put into a test. Puzzled, Sarah discovers the power of her imagination and begins a rebellion.

Nordic premiere

Screening: April 25th 18:30 Panora 2

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Director: Menna Ekram
Writer: Yomna Khattab
Cast: Karima Mansour, Fairouz Saad
Dop: Ahmad Jalboush
Producer: Ayman El Amir, Nada Ryiadh, Youmna Khattab


Is an Egyptian director and screenwriter. She has an MFA in Cinematic Arts from the Red Sea Institute of Cinematic Arts (RSICA), and an MA in Feature Filmmaking at Bath Spa University in UK. In 2015, she directed her first short film, The Wheel, which screened in more than 20 festivals. In 2019, her second short film, Color-blind, premiered in the 40th Durban International Film Festival, and had its MENA premiere at El Gouna Film Festival.