Dir: Bruno Dumont
Language: French/Arabic with subtitles
Length: 105 mins
Cast: Julie Sokolowski, Yassine Salime, Karl Sarafidis, David Dewaele, Brigitte Mayeux-Clerget
The extraordinary, beautiful Hadewijch follows Céline (Julie Sokolowski), a young novice nun expelled from her convent for over-zealousness, who returns to her parents in Paris. Here she meets Yassine, an Arab boy, who introduces her anew to Paris, and to a different way of life.
Céline's all-consuming love for God, her unease around her haut-bourgeois parents, and her encounter with Yassine and his brother Nassir, a devout Muslim, lead her along a profoundly dangerous path