Halal Love (and Sex)

French Title: Halal Love (and sex)
Genre: Comedy-Drama
Director: Assad Fouladkar
Cast: Darine Hamze, Rodrigue Sleiman, Mirna Moukarzel, Ali Sammoury, Hussein Mokaddem, Zeinab Hind Khadra, Fadia Abi Chahine
Distributor: Films Distribution
Length: 95 min
Country: Germany, Lebanon
Release: NY-area Premiere

April 2 – 4:55pm
Preceded by Lebanese Wine & Falafel at 4:35pm


Three individual but intertwined stories in which devout Beiruti Muslims try to manage their love lives and desires without breaking any of their religion’s rules. Awatef, middle age mom of two girls, is recruiting a second wife to help her satisfy her overly loving husband. The young and excessively jealous Mokhtar needs to find another man for his ex-wife to marry again – for the 4th time. Loubna, freshly divorced, can finally marry her true love, but on a short-term contract only due to certain complications…


Press Kit: English

(4/2/16 THEATRE 3)

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