Lollipop

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Lollipop (Halawa)

Directed by Hanaa Saleh Alfassi

  • Morocco, Saudi Arabia, USA, United Arab Emirates 2017; 13 min
  • Original version: Arabic
  • Genre: Drama

Synopsis

A 14 year-old Muslim girl experiences the onset of puberty, which means she must begin wearing a full black Niqab, and when her tormentor at school swipes her jacket a case of mistaken identity exposes the perversity of the bully's father.

Production

  • AXE PICTURES

     

  • CAPEESHI ENTERTAINMENT

     

Distribution

  • ARAB WORLD DISTRIBUTOR: MAD SOLUTIONS

    Meriame Deghedi