Between Two Seas
Director: Anas Tolba
Egypt, 2019, 70 min
WINNER: Best Narrative Feature and Best Screenplay
While on a short visit to her home village, a small rural island in near Cairo, Zahra’s daughter is exposed to a tragic accident. Following this incident, Zahra persists on getting her daughter’s right and insists on not only continuing her education but also benefiting her community. The film sheds light on different societal issues faced by women, especially in rural areas.