The Perfect Candidate

The Perfect Candidate

A hopeful and revealing look at the changing roles of women in Saudi Arabian society from groundbreaking director Haifaa Al Mansour (WADJDA), THE PERFECT CANDIDATE follows Maryam, a young doctor who is determined to fix the broken road leading to her clinic. When her appeals for assistance are ignored, Maryam finds herself registering as the town's first female candidate for the municipal council.
A hopeful and revealing look at the changing roles of women in Saudi Arabian society from groundbreaking director Haifaa Al Mansour (WADJDA), THE PERFECT CANDIDATE follows Maryam, a young doctor who is determined to fix the broken road leading to her clinic. When her appeals for assistance are ignored, Maryam finds herself registering as the town's first female candidate for the municipal council.