Video — 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Aida and Amina, two young Tunisian women now in their thirties, are reunited. It is an occasion for them to question their lives and relationships. The presence of Fatiha, an Algerian refugee in Tunisia, creates a quest for the three women to overcome their respective societal limitations.
Video — 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
"Nadia, a young Moroccan émigré, returns from Paris to Fez to visit her dying father. At his funeral, she is moved by the voice of Karina chanting the Koran. A powerful friendship develpes between the two women as Nadia decides to turn her father's place into a Muslim women's shelter. A Sufi tale told in a metaphoric lanaguage, A door to the sky was one of the first films from North Africa that addressed the social and economic changes as proposed by a spiritual Muslim woman on a quest to preserve her cultural and religious identity"--Disc case.