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Women's Wiles

Keïd Ensa

Directed by Farida Belyazid
Morocco, 1999


Farida Benlyazid, discusses the role of women in the Maghreb society in a film that follows the style of a fairy tale. The Arab expression ‘Keid Ensa’ means ‘the artfulness of women’ and goes back to an Andalusian folk tale, which has been passed from mothers to daughters for generations.

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Women's Wiles Directed by Farida Belyazid