The perfect candidate

Language and/or Subtitles: Arabic
Format: DVD 2021
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Foreign Film ARABIC DVD Perfect
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Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Foreign Film
Call Number  ARABIC DVD Perfect
Northland Public Library Audio Video Foreign PERFECT (DVD)
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Collection  Audio Video
Call Number  Foreign PERFECT (DVD)
Maryam is a determined young doctor who runs for city council after the male incumbent repeatedly ignores her request to fix the muddy road leading to her clinic. Despite her father and her community's struggle to accept her as their town's first female candidate, Maryam's creative and ambitious campaign builds momentum, becoming a symbol for a larger movement.
Additional Information
Subjects Women politicians -- Saudi Arabia -- Drama.
Political candidates -- Saudi Arabia -- Drama.
Women political candidates -- Saudi Arabia -- Drama.
Local elections -- Saudi Arabia -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Publisher [Chicago, Illinois] :Music Box Films,2021
Edition Widescreen.
Contributors Al-Mansour, Haifaa, 1974- screenwriter, film director.
Niemann, Brad, screenwriter.
Paul, Roman (Producer), film producer.
Zahrani, Mila Al, actor.
Abdulraheem, Khalid, actor.
Al Awad, Nourah, actor.
Hauschka (Musician), composer.
Al Masour Establishment for Audiovisual Media (Firm), presenter, production company.
Razor Filmproduktion (Firm), production company.
Norddeutscher Rundfunk, production company.
Music Box Films, publisher.
Participants/Performers Mila Al Zahrani, Khalid Abdulraheem, Nourah Al Awad.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Patrick Orth ; editor, Andreas Wodraschke ; music, Volker Bertelmann.
Language Arabic
In Arabic, with English subtitles.
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2019.
Bonus features: making-of ; commentary with director ; Sundance talk with Haifaa al Mansour and Bassem Youssef; theatrical trailer.
System Details DVD; widescreen (2.35) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Description 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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