Pendle Social Cinema: Wadjda

Pendle Social Cinema Presents:

Thursday 27th June, 7.30PM (Social from 6.30PM)

Wadjha

This is a beaufifully shot film, a first from Saudi Arabian Female Diretcor. This month In-Situ have hosted work from Karachi based artist Madiha Adijaz showing films at Nelson library exploring the lost of language and the value of libraries. This film links into this theme.
From An enterprising Saudi girl signs on for her school’s Koran recitation competition as a way to raise the remaining funds she needs in order to buy the green bicycle that has captured her interest.

Writer and Director: Haifaa Al-Mansour (as Haifaa Al Mansour)

Staring: Waad Mohammed, Reem Abdullah, Abdullrahman Al Gohani

 

Join us from 6:30 PM for some food and refreshments to explore ideas of Language with the artists interpreting Madiha Adijaz work hosted from the Liverpool Biennial Touring Programme

7:30 PM Film starts

Please book here to reserve a seat and pay £4 on the door

Refreshments are available to buy on the night

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