Under The Fig Trees

Directed by Erige Sehiri

In North West Tunisia, young women work the summer harvest. Under the gaze of older workers and men, they flirt, tease and quarrel – trying to understand each other and find – or flee – deeper connections. Throughout the course of one hazy day, the orchard serves as a theatre of emotions, where everyone’s hopes and dreams are played out.


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92 minutes


Full English

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