“Beautifully intimate and charged with the sense of inevitable change to come, this prescient production, embellished with minimal sound and a fantastic spectacle of celebration for an ending, makes House in the Fields well worth the journey.” —Berlin Film Journal
Join Marrakesh-based Tala Hadid (The Narrow Frame of Midnight) in person as she returns to the Walker with her newest film for its area premiere. In this documentary about an Amazighen village in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco, the upheaval of modern life parallel two women’s coming-of-age stories. Quiet and poetic, this is an intimate look into a culture that’s remained constant for generations. 2016, DCP, in Amazigh and Arabic with English subtitles, 86 minutes.
Watch the trailer.