Speed Sisters by Amber Fares (Palestine, 2015, 120 min.). Documentary.
The Speed Sisters are the first all-woman team of racecar drivers in the Middle East. Grabbing headlines and turning heads at improvised tracks across the West Bank, these five women have sped their way into the heart of the gritty, male-dominated Palestinian street car-racing scene. Weaving together their lives on and off the track, Speed Sisters takes you on a surprising journey into the drive to go further and faster than anyone thought you could.
Horizon by Zain Duraie (2013, 17 min.). In Arabic with English subtitles. Narrative.
A story that takes us on an emotional journey through the eyes of the troubled yet ambitious mother, wife, and homemaker Faten, who must stand up to her husband to try and save her children from a future similar to her own.
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