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Joyland

PS 2022, 2h10
Direction: Saim Sadiq
Drama
Urdu spoken, Dutch and French subtitles
CUBO

This first-ever Pakistani film selected for the official Cannes selection centres on the couple Haider and his pregnant wife Mumtaz. While she is under pressure to bring a boy into the world, he goes to work as a background dancer in an exotic dance club unbeknownst to his family. When he falls in love with trans woman Biba, the star of the club, the culture clash erupts among his conservative family. Pakistani submission for Oscars.

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