12 MAY 2017

18 MAY 2017

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May 12, 15 and 18: 7pm

2009. Tunisian Nine-year-old Zaineb lost her father. Her mother will rebuild her life with a man in Canada. Zaineb was told that once she is there, she can finally see the snow! But she wants nothing to do with this new country, Because Zaineb has decided to hate the snow.

Covering six years in the life of a charismatic young Tunisian girl and her changing family life, this documentary is a beautiful and poignant coming-of-age story told through the eyes of a wide-eyed little immigrant.

Director: Kaouther Ben Hania
Cast: Zaineb Khelifi, Wided Khelifi, Wijdene Hamdi
Cast: 2016
Duration: 94 minutes
Rating: not yet rated

Presented as a Montreal premiere

The film will be preceded by the short film Conversation with Ziad (Canada, 2016, 7 minutes)

Tunisia, France, Qatar, Lebanon.

Original version: French, Arabic. Subtitles: French


Individual tickets: 11,75$ (seniors and students: 9,50$)

Hot Docs passport (The Challenge and Zaineb n’aime pas la neige): 15$ (seniors and students: 12,50$)

Taxes and fees included

Where: Space B (2nd floor)



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