Director: Mounia Meddour

Country: France, Algeria, Belgium, Qatar

Release: 2019

Language-Runtime: DCP / Color / 105’ French with Turkish and English subtitles

Cast: Lyna Khoudri, Shirine Boutella, Amira Hilda Douaouda


Beyoğlu Sineması
22.11.2019 – 21:30

City’s Nişantaşı
26.11.2019 – 19.00

Algeria, 1990s. Nedjma, an 18 year-old student passionate about fashion design refuses to let the tragic events of the Algerian Civil War to keep her from experiencing a normal life and going out at night with her friend Wassila. As the social climate becomes more conservative, she rejects the new bans set by the radicals and decides to fight for her freedom and independence by putting on a fashion show.

Cannes Film Festivali
Nominated, Un Certain Regard Award
*El Guano Film Festival
Best Arab Film