Katherine Abuaglain and her father Waseem
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Edinburgh girl wins Cannes best actress

Every actor dreams of appearing at a major film festival.

A young lady from Edinburgh has achieved just that at the Cannes film festival.

Seven-year-old Katherine Abuaglain has also picked up a best actress award.

The film 'Bra-et Al Rouh' or 'Innocence of the Spirit' tells the story of a young Palestinian girl who befriends a homeless man on the streets of Edinburgh.

  • 24 May 2012