Il Silenzio (The Silence)

November 15, 2018 8:30 pm

Fatma and her mother are Kurdish refugees in Italy. On their visit to the doctor, Fatma has to translate what the doctor tells to her mother but she keeps silent.

Fatma und ihre Mutter leben als kurdische Flüchtlinge in Italien. Während eines Arztbesuchs im Krankenhaus muss Fatma alles übersetzen, was der Arzt der Mutter erklärt…doch Fatma bleibt still.

Winner Babel Film Festival, Cagliari: Best Short Film

Italy, 15 min.

Kurdish, Italian (Engl. subs)

Directed by Ali Asgari, Farnoosh Samadi

With Valentina Carnelutti, Cahide Ozel, Fatma Alakus