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After her debut feature Wadjda (2012) broke new ground as the first-ever film shot entirely in Saudi Arabia — and the first made by a Saudi woman — director Haifaa Al-Mansour returns to the kingdom with The Perfect Candidate, a tale of one woman’s quest to challenge not only the system but also herself.
★★★★ Little White Lies ★★★★ The Skinny ★★★★ “Compelling and timely” Empire ★★★★ “Groundbreaking…powerful parable of feminism at the sharp end” Time Out
★★★★ “a charming, sensitive and important piece of work” Film Stories ★★★★ The Independent ★★★★ Metro ★★★★ Evening Standard
Duration: 1hr 41min
Language: Arabic language with English subtitles
Directed by Haifaa Al Mansour
Age Suitability PG