AL-SIT

SUDAN, 2020 – 20 min

Director:
Suzannah Mirghani

Writer:
Suzannah Mirghani

Producer:
Suzannah Mirghani
Eiman Mirghani

Cast:
Mihad Murtada
Rabeha Mahmoud
Mohammed Magdi
Haram Basher
Alsir Mahjoub

In a cotton-farming village in Sudan, 15-year-old Nafisa has a crush on Babiker, but her parents have arranged her marriage to Nadir, a young Sudanese businessman living abroad. Nafisa’s grandmother Al-Sit, the powerful village matriarch, has her own plans for Nafisa’s future. But can Nafisa choose for herself?

In a cotton-farming village in Sudan, 15-year-old Nafisa has a crush on Babiker, but her parents have arranged her marriage to Nadir, a young Sudanese businessman living abroad. Nafisa’s grandmother Al-Sit, the powerful village matriarch, has her own plans for Nafisa’s future. But can Nafisa choose for herself?