Sofia (2018) - Trailer (French)

London Premiere & Screentalk | Morocco, 2018 (79 mins)

"This admirably mordant film deserves to travel widely"


Sofia's unexpected pregnancy comes as a surprise to everyone including Sofia herself. But for a young woman out of wedlock, it also requires urgent action: a father's letter is needed to deliver the baby. Sofia quietly leads her family to an unmarked blue door on the other side of town, where a certain Omar is indignant, as confused as anyone by the assertion that he has to take responsibility for the child. In sharpest focus here is class ñ dividing responses, inviting unexpected solidarity, underlining the ever sliding scale of women's rights. Benm'Barek's accomplished first feature debuted at the Cannes Film Festival, where it won the Best Screenplay Award.


Wed 3 July 2019


London Premiere & Screentalk
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£13.50 Film & Screentalk
£12 Film / Panel Discussion
10% off for two or more screenings
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Cinema 2 & 3 Barbican

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