MEHWAR: Afghan Movie To Compete At Venice Film Festival
An Afghan movie “Hava, Maryam, Ayesha” produced by the well-known filmmaker Sahraa Karimi has made its way to the 76th Venice International Film Festival which will be held on August 29 to September 7.
Hava, Maryam, Ayesha has been nominated for best fiction movie at the festival.
Filmmaker Karimi said “Hava, Maryam, Ayesha” tells the story of Afghan women who are suffering from different incidents, including explosions and bombings, in the country.
Karimi said Afghan women have many untold stories from the war but no one is talking about these stories.
In this episode of Mehwar, host Yaser Abrar discusses the topic with filmmaker Sahraa Karimi.