The Migrant woman

THE MIGRANT WOMAN – المرأة المهاجرة

After an audition call for the role of a veiled woman in a film, 11 candidates were interviewed about the subject. The filmed interviews were turned into a documentary.

 

  THE TEAM

The women :
Margot Bussière – Johanne Ductan-Petit – Lynda Thalie – Christelle Franca Rossi – Elizabeth Tremblay
Sinem Kara – Zineb Larhrissi – Rand Yashoui – Penande Estime –  Marianne Dargis – Audrey Lavigne 

 

Concept & Writing : Christelle Franca Rossi- Eli Jean Tahchi
Director : Eli Jean Tahchi
Cinematographer & DOP: Wiss Salem
Sound Engineer: Joe El Hajj & Julia Innes

 

WATCH THE TRAILER

 

 

 

AWARDS & FESTIVALS

Montreal World Film Festival (Official Selection – 2015) – Montreal, Quebec, Canada
NDU International Film Festival (Official Selection – 2015) – Beirut, Lebanon
Silver Award – Spotlight Documentary Film Awards 2015 – USA
Ethnografilm Film Festival (Official Selection – 2016) – Paris, France
Festival du Film Oriental de Genève (Official Selection – 2016) – Genève, Suisse
Lebanese Film Festival (Official Selection – 2016) – Beirut, Lebanon
Special Mention Award – Lebanese Film Festival (2016) – Beirut, Lebanon
TrueDoc Documentary Film Festival (Official Selection – 2016)
AlephB – Public Library, Art Laboratory and Craft Studio (2016) – Beirut, Lebanon
Malmo Arab Film Festival (Short film corner – 2016) – Malmo, Swedem
Human Rights Film Festival, Barcelona, Paris, NYC – (Official Selection – 2016) – Paris, France
World Film Festival Tartu (Official Selection – 2017) – Tartu, Estonia