Maman(s)

Short Film Jury Award: International Fiction

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Short Film Jury Award: International Fiction

Sun. January 31, 10:30am, Egyptian Theatre, Park City

Short Film Jury Award: International Fiction

Life is disrupted for eight-year-old Aida when her father returns with a young Senegalese woman, Rama, whom he introduces as his second wife. Sensitive to her mother's distress, Aida decides to get rid of the new visitor.

Screens with Shorts Program 1.

YEAR 2015

SECTION Shorts Program

COUNTRY France

RUN TIME 21 min

LANGUAGE French

SUBTITLES Yes with English subtitles

COMPANY Bien ou Bien Productions

EMAIL distribution.bienoubien@gmail.com

Credits

Director
Screenwriter
Producer
Editor
Sound
Sound Editor
Director Of Photography
Casting Director
Actor

Artist Bio

Maïmouna Doucouré

As prize winner of the screenplay competition Hlm sur cour(t), Maïmouna Doucouré created her first self-produced short film, Hide-and-seek, in 2013. Maman(s) (Mother[s]) is her first film made in partnership with a production company. It is inspired by her personal experience, the subject of which is the upheaval of a child confronted with polygamy.