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Huda's salon / Memento Films International presents ; an H&A Productions and Film Clinic production ; in co-production with Mad Solutions & Lagoonie Film Production, Keyfilm, Cocoon Films, Philistine Films ; in association with Doha Film Institute ; written, produced & directed by Hany Abu-Assad ; produced by Amira Diab, Mohamed Hefzy.

Abu-Assad, Hany,(film director,, screenwriter,, film producer.). Diab, Amira,(film producer.). Hefzy, Mohamed,(film producer.). Abd Elhadi, Maïsa,(actor.). Suliman, Ali,(actor.). Awad, Ehab,(actor.). Masarwa, Jalal,(actor.). Abu Amer, Omar,(actor.). Bisharat, Samer, 1996-(actor.). Memento Films,(presenter.). H & A Productions,(production company.). Film-Clinic (Firm),(production company.). MAD Solutions (Firm),(production company.). Lagoonie Film Production,(production company.). KeyFilm (Firm),(production company.). Cocoon Films,(production company.). Philistine Films (Firm),(production company.). Doha Film Institute,(production company.). IFC Films,(publisher.). RLJ Entertainment,(film distributor.).

Available copies

  • 8 of 17 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Ligonier Public Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Ligonier PL - Ligonier.

Current holds

1 current hold with 17 total copies.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ligonier PL - Ligonier DVD A (Text) DVD 73571200237446 Adult DVD Shelves Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York, NY] : IFC Films, [2022]
  • Distributor: [California] : RLJ Entertainment, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2021.
Special feature: making-of.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directors of photography, Ehab Assal, Peter Flinckenberg ; editing, Eyas Salman ; music by Jeffrey van Rossum.
Participant or Performer Note:
Maisa Abd Elhadi, Ali Suliman, Manal Awad, Jalal Masarwa, Omar Abu Amer, Samer Bisharat.
Summary, etc.:
Reem, a young mother married to a jealous man, goes to Huda's salon in Bethlehem. But this ordinary visit turns sour when Huda, after having put Reem in a shameful situation, blackmails her to have her work for the secret service of the occupiers, and thus betray her people.
Target Audience Note:
MPA rating: R; for disturbing violent content and graphic nudity.
System Details Note:
DVD; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language Note:
Arabic, with optional English SDH or audio description track.
Subject: Married women > Drama.
Mothers > Drama.
Secret service > Drama.
Extortion > Drama.
Bethlehem > Drama.
Genre: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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