The Green Bike Wadjda
Haifaa Al-Mansour / Saudi Arabia, Germany / 2012 / 97 min / Slovene subtitles, Arabic / 8+
Growing up in a conservative environment, the funny and courageous ten-year-old Wadjda stretches the limits of the permissible. She’s prepared to go to great lengths to finally buy a bike, a vehicle reserved expressly for boys.
Nicolas Roeg / United Kingdom, Australia / 1971 / 100 min / English
Two city-bred siblings are stranded in the Australian Outback, where they learn to survive with the aid of an Aboriginal boy on his “walkabout”: a ritual separation from his tribe.