Accolades:

• Nominated for Best First Feature, Berlin International Film Festival 2019
• Nominated for Best International Narrative Feature, Tribeca Film Festival 2019
• Nominated for Best New Director, Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 2019

Synopsis:
EN:

Verida is a modern girl born in a traditional family. She is forced to go through Leblouh, a force-feeding tradition in order to conform to traditional concepts of beauty of Mauritania before her wedding to a man chosen by her family.

ID:

Verida adalah seorang perempuan modern yang lahir di keluarga tradisional. Dia dipaksa untuk menjalani Leblouh, sebuah tradisi makan paksa agar ia sesuai seperti konsep kecantikan di Mauritania sebelum pernikahannya kepada seorang pria yang dipilih oleh keluarganya.