After the death of her husband, Lilia’s life revolves solely around her teenage daughter, Salma. Whilst looking for Salma late one night, Lilia stumbles upon a belly dance cabaret and though initially reserved and taken aback by the culture of the place, Lilia gets consistently drawn back to it.
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This was a pleasure to watch. Its rare to see a film go the other direction. A story with a guy two timing his fiance with her mother you would expect a meltdown performance but this film took the road less traveled.