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Faces of Petra

Directed by Maha Dahlan
United Arab Emirates, 2011


When pressed to explain her art’s message, Petra stays silent, indicating that it does not not have one. What drives her to be the artist she has always been is an obsession with the human form, and the dream of spending a lifetime painting it in new ways…

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Faces of Petra
Directed by Maha Dahlan

Awards & Festivals

Abu Dhabi Film Festival

2011 | Emirates Film Competition

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