MOTHERS


Synopsis

In Morocco, Mahjouba Edbouche, today sixty-nine years old, upholds the rights of women who risk imprisonment or social exclusion because of having sexual intercourses without getting married. 

Mahjouba is a feminist activist who fights to reconcile these women with their families.
Many women have found shelter and care in Oum al Banin association in their period of pregnancy and some of them go back now to their village with their baby in their arms and Mahjouba by their side. 

Screening days

Tuesday 15th December 2020

Saturday 19th December 2020


The director

French-Moroccan screenwriter, director and producer. 

Her first feature film « Agadir Bombay » was already focused on the status of young women in southern Morocco.