When Women Wear the Veil


a documentary film : When Women Wear the Veil
Director : Leila DJtili
Length : 45 '
Year : 2004
Producer : Daniel Leconte

Abstract

What does a young woman’s life in Parisian suburbs look like? Leila Djitli returns to Corbeil-Essonnes where she spent her teenage years. Twenty years ago the problems of mixed-sex education and Muslim fundamentalism didn’t exist. Today, Leila discovered a chilling reality…