Faizah Ambah Faiza Ambah is an award-winning writer/director/producer and former Washington Post correspondent based in Saudi Arabia. Her directorial debut short film, MARIAM (2015) won numerous international awards, including being showcased at UNESCO in Paris, the Scottish Parliament, and is continually being screened at universities around the world.
Producer Basil Khalil
Cast Aisha Al Rifae, Ahmad Saddam
Scriptwriter Faizah Ambah
Production Company Faizalberry Films
Middle East Distribution Faizalberry Films
Shams, an Uber driver in Jeddah, is a single mother with two obsessions: her only child, Makki, and her African desserts. Shams struggles to convince Makki to follow the traditional path of marriage and to show any interest in her desserts. In fact, Makki’s passion unravels as he decides to participate in a hip-hop competition, which could lead to winning an extended trip to France and separate them for the first time in their lives. Shams is forced to decide which is more important: losing her son or finding herself.
Mon 13 Dec | 3:30 PM - 5:01 PM VOX Cinemas Al Balad 1 Price: 40 SAR