Event info
Looking for Oum Kulthum / Leitað að Oum Kulthum

Section: Open Seas
Director: Shirin Neshat
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.