|Plot: Fatima lives on her own with two daughters to support: 15-year old Souad, a teenager in revolt, and 18-year old Nesrine, who is starting medical school. Fatima speaks French poorly and is constantly frustrated by her daily interactions with her daughters. Her pride and joy, they are also a source of worry. To ensure the best possible future for them, she works odd hours as a cleaning woman. One day, she takes a fall on the stairs. On leave, Fatima begins to write to her daughters in Arabic that which she has never been able to express in French.
Rating: 6.5/10 (709 votes)
Director: Philippe Faucon
Writer: Philippe Faucon (scenario), Aziza Boudjellal (scenario consultant), Mustapha Kharmoudi (scenario consultant), Yasmina Nini-Faucon (scenario consultant), Fatima Elayoubi (books)
Stars: Soria Zeroual, Zita Hanrot, Kenza Noah Aïche, Chawki Amari
Runtime: 79 min
Genre: Drama, Family
Released: 2015 Oct 07