Mohamed Diab Egypt, Jordan, UAE, Saudi Arabia 98 Min NC16 (Sexual References) Asian Premiere
Amira faces a shocking family discovery, 17 years after her Palestinian father’s sperm was smuggled out of prison walls to conceive her.
In order to start families, male Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails smuggle their sperm out. Amira’s father, Nawar, is one of them—and Amira, the result. Despite his incarceration, Amira enjoys a close and loving relationship with him through regular visitations. However, Nawar and his wife discover his infertility when trying to conceive again, and Amira is left to confront a personal existential crisis.
Egypt, Jordan, UAE, Saudi Arabia
NC16 (Sexual References)
Mohamed Diab is an award-winning Egyptian writer and director whose works focus on pertinent issues concerning Egyptian society. His directorial debut feature Cairo 6, 7, 8 (2010) garnered the top prize at Dubai International Film Festival. He will be the first Middle Eastern filmmaker to helm a Disney+ and Marvel Studios series with the project Moon Knight.
Cast & Crew
Mona Abdel Wahab
Hany Abu Assad
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