Azza

Saskia Gubbels

The twelve-year-old Azza was brought up according to her father's strict Islamic rules. She went to the Islamic primary school where girls wear long gowns and headscarfs and are taught separately from boys. After summer she will advance to the Amsterdam Lyceum. Surrounded by Dutch classmates, her headscarf will be the exception. Will she remain loyal to her father's culture?

Credits

Content rating
AL
Director
Saskia Gubbels
Country
Netherlands, The
Type
Documentary, Short
Duration
15 minutes
Themes
children and youth, education & schools, freedom of speech, association etc., religion
Year
2010