UNDER THE PROTECTION OF KA’BAH
25 August 2011
Durasi: 126 Minutes
Hamid and Zainab come from two family with different social status. Hamid comes from poor family and vice versa with Zainab, she comes from wealty family. Hamid gets financial support for school from Zainab’s father. Hamid’s mother is working for Zainab’s family. Day by day, Hamid and Zainab meet each other and they fall in love. They share same dream, that every human beings are free to love and being loved and also a dream to perform pilgrimage in Mecca.
Hamid does everything for the sake of Zainab. In order to realize their love and dreams, they pass through various obstacles and break through tradition that split them apart. When his dreams to propose Zainab is vanished, he keeps struggling to realize their dream to go to the Ka’bah. Hamid struggles to go to Mecca for the sake of Zainab. On the other side, Zainab struggles to keep her love from Hamid. A story about eternal love that took place in West Sumatra in the early 1920s. When everything seems impossible, love with his own way making it possible.
HANNY R. SAPUTRA