Thriller and Comedy | Running Time: 112 minutes
2023 / Arabic
Country: Saudi Arabia
When cinema was still banned in Saudi Arabia, Mechal AlJaser posted his short films on social media, gaining more than 200 million views. His short films Is Sumyati Going to Hell? and Under Concrete later showed on Netflix, while Arabian Alien won awards in Sundance and Atlanta. Naga, made for Netflix and selected for Toronto this year, is his first feature.
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Price: 140 SAR
CastAdwa Bader, Yazeed Almujawil, Jubran Al Jubran, Amal Alharbi
After her father drops her off at the market, Sarah discreetly sneaks away on a date in the hopes of seamlessly returning before her curfew. What starts off as a quiet drive in the desert soon spirals into a hazy adventure involving an underground party, a broken-down car, and a vindictive camel. Using a mix of wit and grit, she must escape a series of bizarre situations and meet up with her father before the clock strikes 10:00pm. This film is a Netflix Original production.