Screening Block C, Thurs 4/20 @ 9PM
Omnia, a young Egyptian woman, is still struggling with an incident from her childhood that left her with no sense of her body, of “what it means to be a female, a girl”, or of what it means to be loved. In this short documentary, she revisits the incident.
Directed by Amna Alnowais, written by Amna Alnowais
Born in 1988 and raised in Abu Dhabi, Amna Alnowais graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Hebrew and Politics at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London before returning home to pursue filmmaking.