What Walaa Wants

What Walaa Wants

Feb. 17, 2018Canada, Denmark89 Min.
Your rating: 0
0 0 votes

Video trailer

Director

Cast

Synopsis

Raised in a refugee camp in the West Bank while her mother was in prison, Walaa dreams of being a policewoman, wearing a uniform, avoiding marriage, and earning a salary. Despite discouragement from her family, Walaa applies – and gets in. But her own rebellious behavior and a complicated relationship with her mother are a challenge, as are the circumstances under which she lives. Following Walaa from 15 to 21, this first-ever look inside the Palestinian police academy brings us the story of a young woman navigating formidable obstacles, learning which rules to break and follow, and disproving the negative predictions from her surroundings and the world at large.

What Walaa Wants
Loading...
Original titleWhat Walaa Wants

Similar titles

Betting on Zero
The Ride
Brimstone & Glory
Pandas
The Number on Great-Grandpa’s Arm
Becoming Who I Was
Nude
Voyeur
Tell it Martin
Ouaga Girls
Cradle of Champions
Love, Sweat and Tears

Leave a comment

Name *
Add a display name
Email *
Your email address will not be published
Website