Hiyam, a young factory worker, from a lower middle-class family dreams of the day Prince Charming will come and sweep her off her feet. Then one day he appears, in the shape of Salah, the factory's new supervisor.
The attraction is instant and Hiyam gets lost in the fantasy of love conquering all. Until a pregnancy test is discovered on the factory premises, and the fairy tale unravels.
Director: Mohamed Khan
- Winner Best Actress Yasmine Raies (DIFF2013)
- FIPRESCI Award winner (DIFF2013)
Film showing: Saturday September 20, 2014 at 5:10 PM
RT: 90 mins
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