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  • 91 min
  • Yemen
  • Relations
  • 12 years
  • 3 Screenings
The Burdened3
The Burdened1
The Burdened2

The couple Ahmed and Isra'a are struggling to make ends meet. Therefore, they are faced with a difficult decision when they realize that they are expecting their fourth child. Are they willing to defy the conservative norms to do what they believe is right for the family?

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Rarely has a Yemeni film gained as much international recognition as The Burdened. The film is based on a true story, it has been praised by critics and has won several awards.

Yemen is enduring a prolonged civil war, with the powerful neighboring country Saudi Arabia also playing a significant role in the conflict. This forms a dark backdrop, but the film primarily offers portraits of individual destinies.


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Tuesday 05. march 10.00 10.00 Prinsen 7
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Saturday 09. march 17.15 17.15 Prinsen 8
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Original title THE BURDENED
Director Amr Gamal
Year 2023
Length 91 min
Country Yemen
Language arabic
Subtitles english
Cast Khaled Hamdan, Abeer Mohammed, Samah Alamrani