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'Wadjda' is revealing look at Saudi women

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Reem Abdullah as Mother, Sultan Al Assaf as Father and Waad Mohammed as Wadjda

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LOS ANGELES - The first feature to be shot in Saudi Arabia, and directed by a woman to boot, "Wadjda" is a remarkable film twice over. We are fortunate to have it for both of those reasons, but it's hard not to wish the result was even better.

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Reem Abdullah as Mother, Sultan Al Assaf as Father and Waad Mohammed as Wadjda