Per offrirti una migliore esperienza di navigazione, il sito utilizza dei cookies. Continuando la navigazione nel sito autorizzi l'uso dei cookies.

Women of Geuzenveld

Eurorama Film Festival

Edition: 2011

Selected by the Festival: ETHNOCINECA VIENNA 2010, Vienna, Austria

Year of production: 2009

Country of production: Netherlands, Morocco

Country Documentary: Netherlands, Morocco

Duration: 33'

Film: Color

Directed by: Nina Pieters

Geuzenveld is a part of Amsterdam in Holland, where many Turks and Moroccans live together. Many of these women are locked up in their houses and feel depressed. One day the organization Be interactive started a running course. They started at the primary schools where the mothers meet. From there they started to run. Sometimes secretly… It looks like a simple thing but it is not since in the eyes of many neighbors  a good mother and a good Muslim should stay at home.  It is easy to imagine how the neighbors reacted when they decided participate at a race in Casablanca for 30.000 women. For the first time in their lives they went without family to do something for themselves.

Video / Trailer


Date of the projection:
02/06/2017 6:00 pm

Location of the projection:
Cinema Multisala Modena (viale S. Francesco D'Assisi, 6 – Trento)