Iranian-Canadian filmmaker Sadaf Foroughi discusses her Discovery Peogramme FIPRESCI winner Ava and making a feminist film. Winner of the FIPRESCI award for the Discovery programme, Sadaf Foroughi’s Ava follows the slow unravelling of a teenage girl’s life in Iran. Under the constant berating of her stepmother and the strict control of a ruthless school principal, […]
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Elena Lazic is a French student and writer based in London who has written for Little White Lies, Sight and Sound and The Guardian.