Basira Presents: BIL HALAL
A film by Assad Fouladkar
Synopsis: Three individual but intertwined stories in which devout Beiruti Muslims try to manage their love lives and desires without breaking any of their religion’s rules. Awatef, middle aged mom of two girls, is recruiting a second wife to help her satisfy her overly loving husband. The young and excessively jealous Mokhtar needs to find his ex-wife another man to be able to marry her again - for the 4th time. Loubna, freshly divorced, can finally marry her true love, but on a short-term contract only since he has a family.
Doors open at 6.30pm
Film begins at 7pm
After the screening, there will be a brief discussion about the themes in the film, with an opportunity for the audience to mix and mingle with light refreshments available.