Medanit

Director : Sarah Noa Bozenhardt

 

Twenty-three year old Aster Assefa is a visually impaired mother who lives in Addis Ababa, in Ethiopia. When Aster is confronted with her daughter’s wish to see a photograph of her father, she draws on a wealth of folklore, songs and stories and decides to rename her Medanit, the Amharic word for medicine and cure.



(Sélection internationale courts-métrages en compétition) Sélection internationale courts-métrages en compétition

Production : Sarah Noa Bozenhardt, Emily Carr University of Art + Design
 Country : Canada/Éthiopie/Allemagne
 Time : 20 min

 Version : VOST/Fr
 Year : 2015