if i ever get out of here, i'll never make love again
I know no one cares but i just rewatched this and i wanna talk about this movie a bit.
It's the first ever Saudi feature film to be shot entirely in Saudi Arabia (and the filmmaker is a female). It's about wadjda, a 10 year old girl who has yet to fully comprehend the radical traditions of her country and as she slowly start to realize them she finds them unsuitable for her. She doesn't try to revolt against anything,…
"No matter where you go, you always end up at the same starting point."
This movie was inspired by a real event that happened in Samuel Maoz's life. His daughter was always late for school and would ask him to call in a taxi for her, which costed him a lot of money, so when she asked him to do it one day, he refused to do so and instead forced her to go to the bus like everyone else…