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WINNER OF THE 2015 RED CITATION HUMANITARIAN AWARD

A woman in a burqa flees to a police station to file a complaint against her abusive husband.

Screens with

2015 Program

Year

2014

Country

Denmark/Finland

Runtime

13 min

Genre

Narrative

Language

Arabic, Danish, English (w/English subtitles)

Credits

Directors

Rungano Nyoni, Hamy Ramezan

Producers

Valeria Richter, Helene Granqvist

Cast

Amira Helene Larsen

Yufus Kamal El-Ali

Zeinab Rahal

Nanna Bottcher

Screenwriters

Rungano Nyoni, Hamy Ramezan

Cinematography

Lars Vestergaard

Editing

Rikke Selin Lorentzen

Music

Kristian Sellin, Eidnes Andersen

Artist Bio

Hamy Ramezan is an award-winning Finnish-Iranian director. He is currently developing his first feature, Motel of a Thousand Roses.

Runango Nyoni's films have screened at more than 200 festivals. In 2013 she was selected for the Cannes Cinéfoundations Residency for her first feature film, I Am Not a Witch.

Listen has won more than 14 international awards including the Golden Firebird Award at the Hong Kong International Film Festival and the Best Narrative Short Award at the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival.