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Scheherazade's Diary

Yawmiyat Scheherazade

Directed by Zeina Daccache
Lebanon, 2014
Documentary

Synopsis

This engaging tragicomic documentary follows women inmates through a 10-month drama therapy/theatre project set up in 2012 by director Zeina Daccache at the Baabda Prison in Lebanon.

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Scheherazade's Diary Directed by Zeina Daccache

Awards & Festivals

Dubai International Film Festival

2013 | Winner: Best Arab Documentary (FIPRESCI Prize)

2013 | Special Mention: Documentary (Muhr Arab Award)

Cairo International Film Festival

2014 | Winner: Best Arabic Film

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