Directed by: Atiq Rahimi
France, Belgium, Rwanda, 2019
screenplay: Atiq Rahimi, Ramata Sy
producer: Dimitri Rassam, Rani Massalha, Marie Legrand
co-producer: Fabrice Delville, Christophe Toulemonde
Rwanda, 1973. Our Lady of the Nile is a prestigious Catholic boarding school perched high on a hill, where teenage girls are groomed to be the Rwandan elite. Graduation on the horizon, they share the same dormitory, the same dreams and concerns. But throughout the country as well as within the school, deep-seated antagonisms rumble. Changing these young girls’ lives – and the entire nation – forever.