Cleveland International Film Festival } March 22 – April 1, 2023 } Playhouse Square

Women of Steel

Year: 2020
Country: Jordan, Qatar
Language: Arabic
Run Time: 17 minutes

Women of Steel

Um Mohamed is a proud mother of three and wife to a polio survivor. Her husband's disability makes him incapable of joining the work force. As a result, Um Mohamed roams the streets of Irbid collecting scrap metal and recyclables to sell them in a male-dominant industrial area.

Shorts Program
FilmSlam Streams Arabic Language Cinema


Obada Jarbi

Obada Jarbi

Principal Cast
Um Mohammed

Film Contact
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