Doha Film Institute


DFI Cinema - Doha Film Institute

/ United States of America, United Kingdom / 2015 / 105 min / Colour / Bluray / In English / Arabic subtitles
Themes : Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Rated: Parental guidance is advised. Some material may be inappropriate for young children.


After her father unexpectedly dies, young Ella finds herself at the mercy of her cruel stepmother and stepsisters, who reduce her to scullery maid. Despite her circumstances, she refuses to despair. An invitation to a palace ball gives Ella hope that she might reunite with the dashing stranger she met in the woods, but her stepmother prevents her from going. Help arrives in the form of a kindly beggar woman who has a magic touch for ordinary things.