The Perfect Candidate
“An enthralling work of subtle power." ~ Rob Aldam, Backseat Mafia
Official Selection - Sundance Film Festival 2020
Official Selection - Venice International Film Festival 2019
Official Selection - Toronto International Film Festival 2019
H aifaa al-Mansour’s best work is fuelled by a love of the open road. In her debut, Wadjda, a 10-year-old dreams of hurtling through Riyadh on a bicycle. Here, Saudi doctor Maryam (Mila Al Zahrani, magnificent), likes to bomb along in her car, and enters politics so that local ambulances will be ...