Toronto: 'Mary Shelley' Director Haifaa Al-Mansour Talks Women Defying Expectations

"Not only was Haifaa Al-Mansour a female director from Saudi Arabia, a country with no cinemas and where women aren’t allowed to drive, but in her debut, Wadjda, she had created a film almost universally adored, telling the heartstring-tugging story of a young, rebellious Saudi girl and her quest to buy herself a bicycle."

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