Weekend musing: If you like anything at all about World Streets, please make sure you go see Wadjda.

saudi arabia wadjda poster

The name of the film is Wadjda, the director is Haifaa Al-Mansour and the film has only recently been released. If you cannot find it in your city, I hope it is available on DVD.

I don’t think it is appropriate for me to tell you anything about the film, or to try to explain why I believe you are going to appreciate it.

But when you see it I would appreciate knowing your reaction.

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Eric Britton
9, rue Gabillot, 69003 Lyon France

Bio: Trained as a development economist, Francis Eric Knight Britton is MD of EcoPlan International, an independent advisory network providing strategic counsel for government and business on policy and decision issues involving complex systems, social-technical change, economics, sustainable development and democracy. His forthcoming book, “Toward a General Theory of Transport in Cities”, is being presented, discussed and critiqued in a series of international conferences, master classes, peer reviews and media events over 2015. - - > More: http://wp.me/PsKUY-2p7

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