Wadjda

Wadjda (PG)

Thursday, Arp 20 7:00pm

Heritage Month Celebration Films – Arab-American Month

Collaboration with The Learning Council + KVNF

Suggested donation

Wadjda tells the story of a rebellious Saudi girl (Waad Mohammed) who enters a Koran recitation competition at her school and hopes to win enough money to buy her own bicycle.

Rating: PG (Smoking|Brief Mild Language|Thematic Elements)
Genre: Drama
Director: Haifaa Al-Mansour
Producer: Gerhard Meixner, Roman Paul, Amr Alkahtani
Writer: Haifaa Al-Mansour
Runtime: 1h 38min

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