Official Selection out of the Competition

The Gift

The Gift

Section: Official Selection out of the Competition

Country: Tunisia

Production Year: 2018

Duration: 20 min

Cinematography: Mohamed Maghraoui

Screenplay: Latifa Doghri

Editing: Imen Abdelbari

Cast: Ahmed Hafian, Amira Darwish, Afaf ben Mahmoud

Synopsis: Myriam and Sabri are a young couple who have been married for one year. For their first wedding anniversary, Myriam, a conservative and veiled kindergarten teacher; decides to grant her husband Sabri, a taxi driver, a very strange gift by reconstructing her hymen and virginity one more time. Little does she know her naive and desperate gesture will paradoxically lead her to a very liberating awareness.