Souad (12A)

Running from
Last event: Wednesday 8 September 2021 at 3.30pm
  • £8.55 / £7.65 for screenings before 5pm (Non-Members: £9.50 / £8.50 )
    Aged Under 26: £6.30 / £5.40 (Non-Members: £7 / £6)

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  • Cinema

Directed by Ayten Amin
Starring: Bassant Ahmed, Bamala El Ghalesh, Hussein Ghanem 

In a small city on the Nile Delta, 19 year old Souad (Bassant Ahmed) leads a double life. Conservative and veiled in public, online she obsesses over her appearance and embarks on secret virtual romances. 

As the reality of her personal situation comes increasingly into conflict with her digital life, she struggles to reconcile her ambitions with her future until tragedy strikes. 

Featuring astonishing performances from a cast of non-professionals, the film acutely examines the contradictions of teenage life in contemporary Egypt and the challenges of combining traditional values with social media. 

A note when you’re booking…
Screenings of this film will be socially distanced. After you choose your seats the system will remove the seats next to you from sale so that you/your group will be distanced from other audience members.





Approx 96 mins

Time details

15-20 mins of trailers & adverts before the screening (not included in duration)

Content Guidance:

Discrimination, Language, Moderate sex references, Suicide references