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Scheherazade Tell Me a Story Reviews

August 11, 2011
Lively, swift, vibrantly colorful and for the most part wonderfully acted, the film is slyly aware of the daytime talk show as a vehicle for women's concerns.
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August 9, 2011
Nasrallah's artistry is ultimately incapable of matching his narrative's social significance.
April 13, 2011
"Scheherazade, Tell Me a Story" is a powerful indictment of misogyny that overturns stereotypes about Egypt through the dramatic stories women recount on a television show.
April 13, 2011
Together with scribe Waheed Hamed, helmer Yousry Nasrallah presents women's sexuality as an expression of self-determination, making clear the parallels with an ever-degenerating political system.
April 13, 2011
An urgent political statement that's also a funny, sexy entertainment.