The Gravedigger’s Wife

2021| TBC| 83 mins|

Screening Dates:
Sat 29 October 6:30pm
Sun 30 October 6:20pm
Tue 1 November 8:45pm

Director: Khadar Ayderus Ahmed

Starring: Omar Abdi, Yasmin Warsame, Kadar Abdoul-Aziz Ibrahim

The Gravedigger’s Wife is a poetic love story rooted in Somali culture, but universally felt. It centres around the lengths one man is willing to go to for the people he loves, as a husband is faced with an impossible situation from which to save his family.

Through captivating cinematography this film brings a unique portrayal of cinema on Somali terms to the screen. It provides a unique opportunity for UK audiences to bear witness to a Somali love story.