MACAAL Cine-club #6 : Alda and Maria

On Wednesday 26 June at 7pm, the Institut Français Marrakech and MACAAL will be screening the Angolan film Alda and Maria as part of the MACAAL Cine-club.

Film director : Pocas Pascoal
With : Ciomara Morais, Chella Lima, Willion Branda
Type : Drama
Language : French
Duration : 1h34
Location : Leila Alaoui cinema, Institut français Marrakech

Synopsis :

Lisbon, summer 1980. Two sisters aged sixteen and seventeen come from Angola to escape war. Alone, Alda and Maria will have to learn to survive without money in a grey and polluted suburb of this foreign city. With the complicity of other Angolans, the two teenage girls organized themselves into a precarious existence. This exile will teach them to choose their destiny by becoming strong and dignified women…