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The Gravedigger’s Wife

"The Gravedigger’s Wife," by Khadar Ayderus Ahmed / Somalia, France, Germany and Finland / 2021 / 83mins / Drama / Somali


Fri, May 13, 2022
to Tue, May 17, 2022

Film at Lincoln Center Virtual Cinema

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This event is part of the 29th NYAFF — "Visions of Freedom" Learn More

Co-presented by Safari Resaturant

About the Film

Guled and Nasra are a loving couple, living on the outskirts of Djibouti City with their teenage son, Mahad. However, they are facing difficult times: Nasra urgently needs expensive surgery to treat chronic kidney disease. Guled is already working hard as a gravedigger to make ends meet: how can they find the money to save Nasra and keep the family together?
About Khadar Ayderus Ahmed

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