A Documentary by Myriam BAKIR in coproduction with Sedna Films & Soread-2M
Khadija, dix neuf ans, sait qu’elle porte le déshonneur de sa famille. Enceinte sans être mariée, par peur et par honte, elle a fuit son village et a trouvé écoute et refuge auprès de l’association d’Oum Al Banine dirigée par Mahjouba Edbouch.
Khadija is Nineteen years old, she is aware that she dishonors her family because he is pregnant without being married andshe runs away from her village to avoid shame. In Morocco, Mahjouba Edbouche, Sixty-two years old, upholds the rights of women like Khadija who risk imprisonment or social exclusion because of having sexual intercourses without getting married. This feminist activist fights reconcile these women with their families.
Khadija who has found shelter and care in Oum Al Banin Association in her period of pregnancy goes back now to her village with her baby in her arms and Mahjouba by her side.
How will be the reaction of Khadija’s family when they know about her pregnancy?