PAPICHA [SOLD OUT]
Saturday 27 February 05:30 pm
Le théâtre , Alliance Française de Singapour
Director: Mounia Meddour
Cast: Lyna Khoudri, Shirine Boutella, Amira Hilda Douaouda
Algeria, 1990s. Nedjma, an 18-year-old student passionate about fashion design, refuses to let the tragic events of the Algerian Civil War keep her from experiencing a normal life and going out at night with her friend Wassila. She decides to fight for her freedom and independence by putting on a fashion show.
There will be a live Zoom Q&A with film's director, Mounia Meddour, and actress Lyna Khoudri after the screening.
In French and Arabic with English subtitles
Algeria, France, 2019
★★★★ Les Fiches du Cinéma