Motherhood

Meryam Joobeur  |  Cinema  |  2019  |  Tunisia
Producer: Sarra Ben Hassen
Mixing elements of magical realism and horror, “Motherhood” narrates the story of Salha, a Tunisian mother who is blindly protective of her son Malek, as he returns home from Syria with a mysterious wife in tow. However, Salha’s maternal love is pushed to the limit when Malek's return coincides with a series of strange disappearances in their isolated village.