Honey & Ashes (1996)
Three women living in North Africa struggle to control their own lives and destinies in this potent drama. Young Laila carries on an affair against her father's wishes, while Naima, a successful doctor, is forced into pre-arranged marriage and Amina attempts to battle her abusive husband. A Tunisian "Thelma & Louise"! Nozha Khouadra, Amel Ledhili star. 80 min. Standard; Soundtracks: Arabic Dolby Digital stereo, French Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English. In Arabic with English subtitles.