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Karima also argues that if the women of the village showed solidarity with each other then no one can touch them. She says that she knows what the women of the village are afraid of. This gives the impression that women are living under emotional oppression and consequently are in a sense waiting for the moment in which they would be liberated to experience their romantic escapades freely which is an inaccurate representation of the women because they do not all live under the same circumstances. Anis, played by Oussama Bestaoui, is the new village doctor who represents an educated urban man who is forced to move from a big hospital in order to occupy a position as the new doctor of Dar el Ghezlane. He starts flirting with her in a secluded place and she fears that someone might find them. Indeed, Rachid falls into the trap of this idealized housewife and declares that he prefers rural women to Spanish ones just because they are good housewives and excellent cooks. Suddenly, he notices a female doctor talking to someone at the end of the corridor.

Images of Women in Bnat Lalla Mennana After Younes left, Anis walks to Dr. Hajj Bahi pours tea for Rachid and claims that it has been made by Karima. Mennana, Sfiya and Chama Episode 1, Imad and Chama Episode 1, She also explained how her son suffered with Mennana and lived a bitter life. This series was selected to highlight the situation that women live under after the death of the father and how their mother becomes an alternative source of authority and oppression.

Lalx is uncannily 23 Dar el Laka, Episode 1 www. Again, Hajj Bahi uses the same techniques to persuade Rachid to marry Karima by praising her cooking abilities even though she did not prepare the tea at all. Accordingly, the first part of it will provide a theoretical background that will pave the way to the analysis chapter. Mounia quickly gets angry with him for talking about her sister that way. The following morning, the maid confesses to another maid that she is saddened by the death of their employer and the he was a kind and generous man, she even wished that Mennana, her mistress, died instead of him because of her rough treatment towards them.

He asks the maid where Karima is, when the latter tells him that she is in her episoee he asks her to call her in episodd to say Hi to Rachid. This reinforces the conservative attitude that rural fathers have towards their daughters and the constraints that they apply on 21 Dar el Ghezlane, Episode 1 www. Their maid who is present at the ceremony asks 26 Dar el Ghezlane, Episode 1 www. He explains that he left his friends menaba came so as not to leave her alone in her ordeal and she replies by saying that her father is dead and thus she already is alone.

She claims that men will never greet their wives in the morning and tell them to go out and have fun while bbat cook instead. She explains that she is pregnant. Karima and the other women surprise everyone by shouting anti-men slogans and wearing manly clothes. Hanae is a nice person and a competent heart surgeon.


He says that he cannot wait to wed her and have her as his lawful wife. The Hajj, an important man in his village, is portrayed as the typical rural man. Click here to sign up.

Aicha Episode 1, She checked some of the photos in the album and set it aside, the last item that she found bat the box was a letter. Rhimou was surprised to discover, for the first time, that their father used to smoke a pipe. The scene shows how mentalities are difficult to change in rural areas where women have internalized their subordination to men and their roles as housewives and nurturers.

This perpetuates the idea that even if a woman has reached the peak of her career and is financially independent and highly educated she is still susceptible to the tricks played by men. Mounia soon realizes that her sister is merely being cynical. Karima also argues that if the women of the village showed nnat with each other then no one can touch them.

After Younes left, Anis episodf to Dr. Enter the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link.

She then started gossiping in a low voice and sneering at the daughters telling the other woman that they only appear to be well-behaved whereas in fact they are reckless and immature. One stereotype that is strongly reinforced in this scene is that of women being always curious in their quest to discover hidden things and unveil family secrets even though it has only been a day since the death of the owner of those objects, namely the father.

It tells the story of a widow, Mennana, who is the mother of four daughters and who struggles to keep them in control and confine them to their home. Featured in this scene is a serious perpetuation of the stereotype about women having the tendency to argue about trivial matters in the wrong time and place, in this case the funeral of their father. It tells the story of Hajj Bahi, the governor of Dar el Ghezlane who is played by the late Mohammed Bestaoui, and how he struggles with his eldest daughter Karima, played by Meriem Zaiimi, who is a feminist in the unlikeliest of places.

The implication in this scene is that being a female will always attract the sexual interest of co-workers and that no matter how good she is at her job —even after successfully performing a heart surgery- she is still looked at as a body and judged as such. Hajj Bahi and Mounia Episode 1, After looking at her face, Hajj shouts at her because apparently she was wearing make-up. The series begins with the death of their father, an event to which Mennana reacted with a surprising composure and asked her daughters not to shed a single tear before the sun rises.


Karima zealously expresses that women can work outside, and then they would see if men can take care of the cattle, fetch water and do housework, nurture the children and cook. Mounia calms him and says that sooner or later Karima will marry and have a house and kids like all other women.

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He then asks him if he is married or not, after Rachid says that he is still single Hajj Bahi asks him to pay them a visit at home to get to meet Karima who has grown up and became a woman. Skip to main content. The first part of this paper provided an overview of the audiovisual situation of Morocco through proposing some statistics about the viewership of the Moroccan channels to stress the sheer impact that television has on the Moroccan population and that it reaches an important percentage of menaja.

She speaks about the inequality that they suffer from and that men are the only ones who are privileged.

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Another traditional view can be seen in this scene; that which states that no daughters should marry before her older sister. Analysis of the Images of Women 1. Karima and Rachid Episode 1, Furthermore, to highlight the political efforts that have been made in the last years it has been seen fit to incorporate a sitting of the parliament to shed light on the political plans that have been issued to ameliorate the image of women in the audiovisual scene.

Youssef sarcastically says that Karima is not like other women. Anis quickly turns his back on them and apologizes claiming that he did not see anything. The first example that will be analyzed is Lalla Mennana which is a Moroccan series that was broadcasted in on 2M. She then starts sneering at Hajj Bahi and mocking at the fact that he gathered all these people just to welcome a doctor.

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Anis, then tries his last trick as he asks Dr. This woman, named Sfiya, turned out to be his mother, she complained to Mennana, her daughter in law, and blamed her for not allowing her son to see her neither in life nor death.

Log In Sign Up. Mounia, Karima and Hajj Bahi Episode 1, At the first glance this might seem like an ordinary scene. Ismail and Amina Episode 1, Hanae smilingly grabs the note and watches Anis leaving with admiring looks on her face.

The name of the series is the village in which its main events take place.