Looking for Oum Kulthum
Reykjavík International Film Festival
Looking for Oum Kulthum / Leitað að Oum Kulthum
Germany, Austria, Italy, Lebanon, Qatar, 2017
Mitra embarks on her dream project of making a film about the legendary Egyptian singer Oum Kulthum. Her film explores the struggles, sacrifices and the price of Oum Kulthum’s success as a female artist in a male dominated society.