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Early this year, King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia issued a decree allowing women to be appointed to the Shura, an assembly that advises the king on laws and other issues and has been traditionally all male. For the first time, too, women may vote in the next municipal elections, in Both decisions represent steps for a conservative country where women still cannot drive and lack other basic rights. There have been smaller milestones, too. It is the first feature film to be shot entirely in Saudi Arabia — and it also happens to be written and directed by a woman. Through the eyes of this charming troublemaker — with her black Converse sneakers and purple laces, her love of mixtapes and turquoise nail polish, and a veil that never seems to stay put — the audience is exposed to a side of Saudi life rarely seen by outsiders.
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You can tell that Wadjda is a rebel by looking at her feet. The other students at her all-girls madrassa in Saudi Arabia accessorize their long, shapeless gray dresses with black Mary Janes and frilly socks, but Wadjda, a lanky year-old with big eyes and an easy smile, favors black Converse high-tops, a small gesture of spirited individuality in a world that seems organized to suppress any such expression. She also is determined to have her own bicycle, something that, while not quite forbidden, is nonetheless strongly discouraged in Saudi society. At the edge of adolescence, Wadjda Waad Mohammed is discovering the severe limitations placed on women in the name of custom, Islam and family honor. And she worries that since she has not borne him a son, her husband will take a second wife.
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An enterprising Saudi girl signs on for her school's Koran recitation competition as a way to raise the remaining funds she needs in order to buy the green bicycle that has captured her inte Read all An enterprising Saudi girl signs on for her school's Koran recitation competition as a way to raise the remaining funds she needs in order to buy the green bicycle that has captured her interest. An enterprising Saudi girl signs on for her school's Koran recitation competition as a way to raise the remaining funds she needs in order to buy the green bicycle that has captured her interest. Sign In.
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