A Woman's Story

A Woman's Story
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A Woman's Story (2015)

Country: Canada

Duration: 52 min

Director: Azra Rashid
Screenplay: Azra Rashid
Producer: Azra Rashid 

Nomination: Competition, Documentary Feature

Age limitations: 16+

Plot

A film about genocide, survival, and physical and cultural continuity through the eyes of three women who have experienced three different genocides of the 20th century. The film puts women at the front and center of the narrative and seeks to transcend their victimization by highlighting their resilience and survival.

Rewards and nominations

  • 7th Athens Ethnographic Film Festival, Greece, 2016
  • Ethnological International Film Festival, Belgrade, 2016
  • Oakville Festival 2016
  • Florida Peace and Film Festival 2016
  • Cambodia IFF 2016
  • China Women's FF 2016
  • WorldFest Houston 2016
  • Global Cinema 2016

Trailer

Along with

Photo exhibition. A Woman’s Story. Behind the scenes.