Khadiga, a young mother of 18 lives alone with her baby after her husband left for work in a remote city; on an ordinary day she makes her way through the hustle of Cairo streets to do some visits where she feels uncomfortable.
CAST & CREW
Safei Eldin Mahmoud, Sawsan Yusuf
Director of Photography
Mostafa El Kashef
Malak Tarek, Fatima Fawzi, Zizi Moustafa, Ayman Abdelaziz
Red Star Films, Bonanza Films
Morad Mostafa, an Egyptian filmmaker, born in Cairo. He worked as an assistant director in several independent films; he collaborated as an executive director in Souad feature film - official selection in Cannes FF 2020 and Berlinale. He wrote and directed two short films Henet Ward and What We Don't Know about Mariam; both had their world premieres in Clermont-Ferrand and has been selected in other major festivals (London, Palm Springs, Busan, Thessaloniki, Stockholm, Karlovy Vary, FIFF, Namur, Cinemed Montpellier, Shanghai, Durban, El Gouna, Cairo) and won more than 30 international awards.
Henet Ward (short, 2020), What We Don't Know about Mariam (short, 2021), Khadiga (short, 2022).