The Time is New


A contemplation on life and family, seen through the eyes of two women.

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Morocco-France-Belgium-Qatar 2019
Dir Maryam Touzani
With Lubna Azabal, Nisrin Erradi, Douae Belkhaouda
English subtitles

A young pregnant woman named Samia finds refuge at the home of Abla, a woman who runs a bakery shop in Casablanca along with her young daughter. Despite Abla’s reluctance to take Samia in, their relationship grows as they embark on a journey to heal. An intimate take on struggle and motherhood from director Maryam Touzani.