The Perfect Candidate (2020)

  • Drama, Political
  • 1h 44m

After her debut feature Wadjda (2012) broke new ground as the first-ever film shot entirely in Saudi Arabia — and the first made by a Saudi woman — director Haifaa Al Mansour returns to the kingdom with The Perfect Candidate. A determined young Saudi doctor’s surprise run for office in the local city elections sweeps up her family and community as they struggle to accept their town’s first female candidate.

Language

Arabic

Country

Saudi Arabia

Studio

Modern Films