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First Feature

a.k.a. اول فلم

dir. Bentley Brown
14 min | Saudi Arabia | 2018
Saudi Arabic & English

Working underground in the year before the legalization of cinema in Saudi Arabia, a team of mostly women makes its first feature film. Anonymous accounts of their experience are brought together in a melancholic narration. In the spirit of first films, a filmmaker documents the production in Jeddah with his first video camera from childhood.

***Sheffield Doc/Play participation at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2018***

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