Official Selection 2016

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Below are the Officially Selected films for the 2016 WVN Online Film Festival.

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Documentary Features

BANAZ: A LOVE STORY

Dir. Deeyah Khan

NAZARETH CINEMA LADY

Dir. Nurit Jacobs Yinon

SPILLED WATER

Dir. May May Tchao

THE CAGED BIRD: THE LIFE & MUSIC OF FLORENCE B. PRICE

Dir. James Greeson

VOICE OF THE VALLEY

Dir. Leila Jarman

WOMB ON RENT

Dir. Ishani K. Dutta

 

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Documentary Shorts

A WOMAN SINGS IN THE DESERT

Dir. Alka Sadat

AFGHANISTAN WOMEN IN THE 1393 ELECTION

Dir. Roya Sadat & Alka Sadat

ANA TRG

Dir. Jelena Novaković

DEFENDANT 5

Dir. Heidi Lee Douglas

ENCHIKUNYE

Dir. Sandro Bozzolo

FORCED MARRIAGE COPS

Dir. Anna Hall

HORA MAMA (Don’t Cry Mother)

Dir. Ndimbira Claudine Shenge

HUMMINGBIRD

Dir. Holly Mosher

NEIGHBORS IN TIME

Dir. Lauren Knapp

ON THE ROAD: KHUSHI'S STORY

Dir. Elizabeth Daube

SEMIOTICS OF ISLAM

Dir. Fouzia Najar

SEXUAL MINORITIES AND DEVELOPMENT

Dir. Phil Crehan & Jake Fagan

SLAVES OF THE ISLAMIC STATE

Dir. Pari Ibrahim

THE AMERICAN DREAM

Dir. Paolo Patruno

THE LAND WHERE WOMEN RULE: CHINA'S LAST MATRIARCHY

Dir. Milène Larsson

THE RIPPLE EFFECT

Dir. Sarah Jahaan Khan

THE TIBETAN GIRL

Dir. Huaqing Jin

WHERE ARE THE MEN?

Dir. Taraneh Salke

 

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Experimental Films

AFTER WORK

Dir. Mengna Lei

BEAUTIFUL BEAST!

Dir. Roya Sadat

CAN YOU HEAR ME?

Dir. Shazia Javed

COUNT

Dir. Clare Unsworth

DIARY OF REFLECTION

Dir. Penda Diakité

I AM THEM

Dir. Kel Hanney

MY MOTHERLAND

Dir. Fazila Amiri & Hangama Amiri

NO WOMAN

Dir. Yama Rauf

SHORELINE

Dir. Yalitsa Riden

STRANGE FLOWER ON THE GROUND

Dir. Mahnaz Rezaie

UNWEARABLE FUNCTIONAL: AKINETIC MUTISM

Dir. Heejoo Kim

WHITE STAIN

Dir. Kayla Tong

WITHOUT MY DREAMS

Dir. Afrooz Nasersharif

WORDS FROM A SILENCE

Dir. Penda Diakité

WORLD WIDE WOMEN

Dir. Andra Roman

 

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Narrative Shorts

AAI (My Mother)

Dir. Aroop Dwivedi

ANNA

Dir. Cristina Castano

COLORFUL QORMAI (Quilt)

Dir. Khadim Hussain Byhname

FLIGHT MANDATORY

Dir. Azizullah Haidari

FOR BETTER, FOR WORSE

Dir. Tal Greenberg

HIDE AND SEEK

Dir. Garth Kravits

IN CIRCLES

Dir. Masooma Ibrahimi

IN SEARCH OF AMERICA, INSHALLAH

Dir. Danish Renzu

MOTHER

Dir. Marc Hardman

ROBBER

Dir. Khadim Hussain Byhname

STORY OF A GIRL

Dir. Jonathan Smith

THE SAME SOURCE

Dir. Mohammed Adel

ZARGHONA

Dir. Khadim Hussain Byhname

ZEINAB

Dir. Salah Abu Oun