Canada, Denmark 2018 – Director: Christy Garland – Original language: Arabic – Subtitles: English

15-year-old Walaa wants to be a police officer but she is a rebellious teenager. Her family offer her hardly any support. WHAT WALAA WANTS follows the girl from the West Bank on her path to adulthood and the police academy.

English/Original Title: WHAT WALAA WANTS. Camera: Christy Garland, Hanna Abu Saada. Sound: Peter Schultz. Editing: Michael Aaglund, Graeme Ring. Production: Final Cut for Real. Producer: Anne Köhncke, Matt Code, Christy Garland. Length: 85 min. International Sales: Autlook Filmsales. Distribution: Autlook Filmsales

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