Womens Chit Chat / Dardasha Nissaeya

  • Release Date: 2004
  • Type: Documentary
  • Run time: 52 Minutes
  • Directed by: Hala Galal
  • Produced by: Marianne Khoury
  • Cinematography: Marwan Saber
  • Editing: Dalia El Nasser
  • Sound: Ahmed Soliman
  • Subtitles: English, French

The film captures the evolution of Egyptian society and the problematic status of women as witnessed by several generations of the same family. A journey that reveals contradictory phenomena, one which leads us to delve into the deliberations of the feminist movement which was launched by Hoda Shaarawi in the 1920’s.