THE BRAIN THAT SINGS

Muhr Emirati
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic and English dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Apple ProRes / 61 minutes

Winner of EmiratesNBD People's Choice Award /Best Film: Amal Al-Agroobi (Director)

Synopsis

THE BRAIN THAT SINGS follows the journey of two autistic boys in the UAE – 19-year-old Mohammed and six-year-old Khalifa – and their progress over three months of music therapy. The film explores the cultural stigma associated with having a special needs child in the Arab world, and the issues the families face when they plan out the future of their children.

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