Member Opportunity: European Screenings of The Judge

Former lawyer, Kholoud Al-Faqih, became the first female Sharia judge in the Middle East and has been trying family cases since 2009. The Judge, directed and produced by Erika Cohn, is a documentary that follow Al-Faqih’s journey as she goes about her daily work as a Sharia judge. The movie will host its European premiere 18 November, and a number of viewings will be available in your area 23-25 November. We encourage you to attend and learn more about Kholoud Al-Faqih’s story. For more information and to review ticket options, please visit the IDFA website.

For more information and to watch the official movie trailer, please visit The Judge film website.

If you are able to attend, we would love to hear your thoughts on the movie via email to If you have any questions, do not hesitate to reach out to our office.