New Season showing of Papicha

(11 October 2022)

Mounia Meddour | France/Algeria 2019 | 15 | 108 mins | Trailer

Fashion students kick back against misogyny and religious extremism on a university campus in Algiers. Nedjma – Papicha, Algerian slang for ‘cool girl’ or ‘rebel girl’, has a defiant idea to stage a fashion show with new designs and colours for the traditional women’s wrap.