As I Open My Eyes

2015
  |  Book Tickets: 10/07/2017
  |  102 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
As I Open My Eyes Film Poster

Synopsis

Leyla Bouzid’s film focusses on the world of Tunisian youth on the eve of the revolution.It’s summer 2010, and Farah (Baya Medhaffar) becomes the lead singer of an underground rock band. But the police are alerted to their subversive performances, while Farah must decide whether her future lies in musical rebellion or medical school. As I Open My Eyes won two awards at the Venice Film Festival. Co-presented with Arab British Centre’s SAFAR: A Celebration of Contemporary Arab Cinema.

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