Sofia

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Sofia

Directed by Meryem Benm'Barek

  • France, Qatar 2018; 80 min
  • Original version: French, Arabic
  • Genre: Drama
    • Best Screenplay (Un Certain Regard) - Festival de Cannes
    • FIPRESCI Award - Thessaloniki IFF

Synopsis

Sofia, 20, lives with her parents in Casablanca. Suffering from pregnancy denial, she finds herself breaking the law by giving birth to a baby out of wedlock. The hospital gives her 24 hours to provide the father's papers before informing the authorities…

Production

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