Girl of the Moon
Hiba Dhaouadi, Tunisia, 2018
"Girl of the Moon" is about three girls who cannot go outside day because the Ultraviolet Rays _extremely coming from the Sun in Tunisia_ who heat their skin because of their genetic disease the "Xeroderma Pigmentosum",
The film follows the choices in live of two girls and a little girl suffering from a mortal disease but each has chosen her own way to survive and continue her life; it is the story of the battle of girls to fight against a big enemy that is haunting them for their entire lives.
Nada Mezni Hafaiedh
Support and Awards:
Olfa Rambourg Award for Art & Culture from the Rambourg Foundation.
During the 2013 Greenhouse final seminar and pitching forum, the film was awarded a 5,000$ Development Grant from Chicken & Egg Pictures.
Selected to take part in the Filmmaker/Industry meetings at the Tribeca Film Festival, 2014.