Upon The Shadow

Tunisia I 2017 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 80 min

We discover the mysterious side of Amina Sboui (former Femen) and her daily life. Her friends of the LGBT community, who live at her home, have been rejected by their families and the society. Through out Amina, we dive into their stories: Sandra (transvestite), Ramy (gay), Ayoub (gay), Atef (gay and transvestite). Many unexpected events keep coming and caught live…

Director: Nada Mezni Hafaiedh
Writer: Nada Mezni Hafaiedh
DOP: Ikbal Arafa
Producer: Slim Hafaiedh

Screening: October 6th 18:30 Panora 2



Director: Nada Mezni Hafaiedh

Nada Mezni Hafaiedh is born 1984 in Saudi Arabia and was from an early aged exposed to different cultures due to her diplomatic parents. She is known for tearing down taboos, and touching on fundamental issues that are related with freedom. She is also known for directing her films in a kind of realism by shooting them in a very spontaneous way.