Salam’s dream of becoming a mother shatters when she finds out that she is unable to have children with her husband. A lifetime of convictions and beliefs are put to the test as she she must make a choice.

A laconic drama about the dignity of women – and men.

Category

Fiction

Year of Production

2019

Country

Jordan/Germany/Sweden

Duration

15′

Language

Arab/d

Show Times
  • Friday 20/11/2020 – 3:00 pm

  • Saturday 21/11/2020 – 8:45 pm

Directed by
Zain Duraie

Zain Duraie grew up in Amman She studied film in Toronto and worked as an assistant to Annemarie Jacir. «Give Up the Ghost» has won several awards.

Screenplay: Zain Duraie

Cinematography: Benoît Chamaillard

Music: Akher Zapheer

Editing: Abdallah Saada

Cast:
Maria Zreik
Ziad Bakri
Nibal Al Awadi
Amin Safi