Release Date: February 1st, 2008
PG|1 hr 36 min
A beauty salon in Beirut is a safe haven for five women in this Lebanese romantic comedy. Shop owner Layale (Nadine Labaki) consults her employees about a problematic affair, stylist Rima (Joanna Markouzel) does not know how to handle her attraction to a female client, and seamstress Rose abandons her own ambitions to care for her family. With the support of their friends in their familiar salon, the women search for the answers to questions of life, love and happiness.
Director: Nadine Labaki
Production Co: Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication, Cinéfondation, Arte France Cinema, Les Films de Beyrouth, Ministère des Affaires étrangères et du Développement International, Fonds Sud Cinéma, Roissy Films, Sunnyland, Bac Films, Les Films des Tournelles, Ministère Libanais de la Culture, Centre National de la Cinematographie
Distributors: Roadside Attractions