Aida (33) is a struggling actress from a provincial background. She finds herself on the streets of Cairo along with her neighbour Samiha (70), a reclusive bourgeois. With no money and nowhere to go, the two women, aided by Yassin (20), a street-savvy youth, embark on a journey to find shelter. Amid the banal and at times disastrous turns their journey takes, they move along parallel journeys of self-discovery. An extraordinary friendship grows among the unlikely trio; a friendship comparable to a delicate flower blooming from a thorny cactus.
Director: Hala Elkoussy
Producers: Hossam Elouan, Hala Elkoussy, Abdelsalam Moussa
Language: Arabic with English subtitles
Country: Egypt, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 102 min