The veil of jealousy
Ibtissem Guerda | France & Morocco | 2015 | 17 min | Arabic & French spoken | English subtitles
The young Muslim Amine is ticked off by his wife because by mistake, he purchased a forbidden cake. Meanwhile his friends have discovered the lucrative ‘halal industry’. It makes Amine reel: where does piety end and hypocrisy begin? When does a religious symbol become a cover for everything that Allah forbids?