The Mother of All Lies

Asmae El Moudir  |  AFAC Documentary Program  |  2021  |  Morocco
“The Mother of All Lies” follows a young Moroccan woman in her search for truth that tangles with a web of lies in her family’s history. As a daughter and filmmaker, Asmae fuses personal and national history as she reflects on the 1981 Bread Riots, drawing out connections to contemporary Morocco.