About

Wadjda is a 10-year-old girl living in a suburb of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Although she lives in a conservative world, Wadjda is fun loving, entrepreneurial and always pushing the boundaries of what she can get away with. After a fight with her friend Abdullah, a neighborhood boy she shouldn't be playing with, Wadjda sees a beautiful green bicycle for sale. She wants the bicycle despe...

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Directed by

Haifaa al-Mansour

Written by

Haifaa al-Mansour (Screenplay)

Runtime

98 minutes

Country

Germany, United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Saudi Arabia

Language

Arabic

Cast

Keywords

woman director independence growing up saudi arabia bicycle

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