What Will People Say

Hva vil folk si / Mitä meistä puhutaan

Norway, Germany, Sweden 2017
In Norwegian and Urdu with Finnish and Swedish subtitles
106 min
Suitable for audiences aged 16 and above
Director: Iram Haq
Screenplay: Iram Haq
Cast: Maria Mozhdah, Adil Hussain, Rohit Saraf, Ekavali Khanna, Ali Arfan, Sheeba Chaddha
Production: Maria Ekerhovd / Mer Film
Print Source: B-Plan

An emotional and topical story about love, social control and a young girl finding her own way between Norway and Pakistan.

Fifteen-year-old Nisha lives a double life. At home in Oslo, she obeys the traditions and values of Pakistani family life, but outside with her friends she is just like any other Norwegian teenager. One day, Nisha's two worlds brutally collide when her father catches her in bed with her white, Norwegian boyfriend. Nisha is kidnapped by her parents and sent to live in Pakistan.

Please note that the film is in Norwegian and Urdu with Finnish and Swedish subtitles only.