African FILM FESTIVAL New zealand

AUCKLAND 2-12 APRIL 2020 | WELLINGTON 6-10 MAY 2020

Dhalinyaro

GENRE: Youth Feature
LENGTH: 1 hour 25 minutes
LOCATIONS: Djibouti
DIRECTOR: Lula Ali Ismail
LANGUAGES: Ibo, English
RATING: Somali, French with English subtitles.

Synopsis

Deka, Asma and Hibo are three young Djibuti women from different socio-economic backgrounds who are studying for their secondary school graduation exam together. A beautiful insight into lives and loyalties of Djibouti teenagers whose concerns, in spite of an externally repressive culture, are those of teenagers everywhere regardless of religions and traditions.

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