Beauty And The Dogs (Aala Kaf Ifrit) [Sub: Eng]
Based on a real unfortunate case that happened in 2012, the movie tells the story of Mariam, the young girl who likes a young man called Joseph in that party. When they decided to go out spending the night together, they exposed to a stopping from three cops who blackmail Joseph for money and rape Mariam.
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Eye for Film
March 29, 2018 This is a gruelling film and one that survivors of sexual violence should watch with caution, but it is a tremendously powerful piece of cinema.Read in Source
August 27, 2018 As an exercise in tainted bureaucracies... Ben Hania's film works best but otherwise loses its abilities to humanize any of its characters beyond their harrowing trauma or overbearing villainy.Read in Source
April 17, 2018 Beauty and the Dogs is a sterling achievement from filmmaker Kaouther Ben Hania that features an important, uncompromising vision of a real patriarchal and legally corrupt society.Read in Source
San Francisco Chronicle
April 03, 2018 Alas, this tale of a young rape victim further brutalized by officialdom never lives up to its potential.Read in Source
May 19, 2017 The form doesn't serve the story, and while the overall choreography of actors and camerawork is impressive, it never fully satisfies.Read in Source
New York Times
March 22, 2018 A crescendo of humiliation, anxiety and abuse, "Beauty and the Dogs" plays like a horror movie where every choice is a Catch-22 and every door a trap.Read in Source
Woman in Revolt
August 24, 2018 Beauty and the Dogs is a beautiful, emotionally-taxing film that kept me up until 2 AM with dark thoughts about how terrifying it still is to be a woman in 2018Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
March 22, 2018 As Mariam careens between hospitals and police stations, facing bureaucratic indifference and misogyny, the movie's fever pitch begins to feel at odds with its artistry.Read in Source
April 04, 2018 "Beauty and the Dogs" confronts issues rarely addressed so frankly - at least in this part of the world - with a story that is both powerful and important.Read in Source
March 22, 2018 Beauty and the Dogs plays like an actual, unending nightmare.Read in Source
August 08, 2018 It's hard to tell how much director Kaouther Ben Hania, who also wrote the script, slowed down the action to pander to an international audience. This over-explaining almost swallows the film's considerable technical achievements, too.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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