08 19 Oct '24

Ahmed Jamal

Majdhar

Edition 1990
74' - 1984 - Drama - Dialogue: English
Director: Ahmed Jamal Composer: Ustad Imrad Khan With: Rita Wolf, Tony Wredden, Meera Syal
Majdhar is a docudrama about Fauzia, a young Asian woman who Is abandoned by her husband soon after her arrival In Londen from Pakistan. lt is her separation from her husband which frees her from the traditional responsibilities of an Aslan woman and the domination of men. Though she is economically secure, Fauzla has to struggle for a sense of emotional independence. The film docu­ments the relationships she forms across social, cultural and religious barriers and the events and experiences which shape her personality.

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Credits

Director

Ahmed Jamal

Composer

Ustad Imrad Khan

With

Rita Wolf, Tony Wredden, Meera Syal

Scenario

Ahmed Jamal

Director of Photography

Philip Chavannes

Editor

John Dinwoodie

Producer

Retake Collective

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

United Kingdom

Year

1984

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