Synopsis:
This film unveils a very taboo subjetc, investigating female sexualité before marriage and virginity in Tunisia. At the heart of this journey, we discovere a shameful but more and more widespread pratice, hymenoraphie, a surgical procedure consisting in reconstructing the hymen of deflowered brides to ensure their bleeding during the wedding night.
Recent selection(s):
Amiens International Film Festival (Amiens)
Director's filmography:
- Chronique d'un amour qui dure (1999 - Short)
- Hymen National (2010 - TV)
Type:
TV
Genre:
Doc
Year of production:
2010
Status:
Finished
Runtime:
60'
Sales:
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