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The Perfect Candidate (2019)

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.

Director:

Haifaa Al-Mansour
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Cast

Cast overview:
Nora Al Awadh Nora Al Awadh ... Sara
Dae Al Hilali Dae Al Hilali ... Selma
Mila Al Zahrani Mila Al Zahrani ... Maryam
Khalid Abdulraheem Khalid Abdulraheem ... Abdulaziz
Shafi Alharthy Shafi Alharthy ... Mohammed
Tareq Al Khaldi Tareq Al Khaldi ... Omar
Khadeeja Mua'th Khadeeja Mua'th ... Khadeeja
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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.

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Country:

Saudi Arabia | Germany

Language:

Arabic | English

Release Date:

12 March 2020 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

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Remarkable
26 January 2020 | by mota-tati-312-795493See all my reviews

I really appreciated to see what the lives of women can look like now in the kingdom and hope we can all be inspired by the braveness of the women from Saudi Arabia.


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