Al-Sit

Sudan | 2020 | 20 min. | Suzannah Mirghani

April 8 - 18, 2021

In a cotton-farming village in Sudan, 15-year-old Nafisa has a crush on Babiker, but her parents have arranged her marriage to a young Sudanese businessman living abroad and her matriarchal grandmother Al-Sit has her own plans.

  • Director: Suzannah Mirghani
  • Principal Cast: Mihad Murtada, Rabiha Mohammed Mahmoud, Mohammed Magdi, Haram Bashir, Alsir Mahjoub
  • Country: Sudan, Qatar
  • Year: 2020
  • Running Time: 20 min.
  • Producer: Suzannah Mirghani, Eiman Mirghani
  • Screenplay: Suzannah Mirghani
  • Cinematographers: Khalid Awad
  • Editors: Kattab Abdelrahim, Suzannah Mirghani
  • Language: Arabic
  • Has Subtitles: Yes

This film is playing as a part of Seeing Red

She sees love, she sees rage, she sees blood. A program dedicated to these shes.

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