Female Sensuality and Sensual Cinema in Ruba Nadda’s ‘Cairo Time’

Ruba Nadda’s ‘Cairo Time’ projects female desire in ways that redefine sensual cinema’s own perceptions on femininity and sex.

Welcome to the Romcomassaince Era

There is nothing more indulgent than giving in to the trappings of a romantic comedy. A good romantic comedy should hold within it all of the things that make us maintain our love affair with movies: stories about people who act and talk and feel like us, placed in situations that remind us of how beautiful life can be if we just go for it.