Dunia wants to become a professional dancer. She attends an audition for an oriental dance contest where she recites Arabian poetry without any body movement. She explains to the perplexed jury that a woman can’t move her body or evoke act of love when society asks women to hide their femininity.
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A poetic, pulsating, liberating, very beautiful, very important film about issues that concern egyptian society such as the oppression of feminine desire and conflicts between extreme points of view. 5 stars !