The Doll

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Between Us
Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Thu, Apr 29, 2021 10:00 AM
An affair, a secret, a relationship on the verge of melting down—a simple box of cards posing questions on love sends three Polish couples on a deeply personal journey that unravels both tender and difficult truths.
Film Info
Country Listing:Iran
Premiere Status:World Premiere
Festival Info
Festival Year:2021
Accessibility:Full Subtitles
Program Category:Shorts
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Elahe Esmaili
Producer(s):Elahe Esmaili
Executive Producer(s):Elahe Esmaili
Writer(s):Elahe Esmaili
Editor(s):Delaram Shemirani
Bahram Emrani
Cinematography:Emad Araad
Sound:Mohamad Ghasemi


Winner—Best International Short Documentary Award

The patriarchy is alive and well: 14-year-old Asal's future is being decided by her father and hotly debated by family and acquaintances. Through a series of astoundingly frank interviews, the secrets and indiscretions of Asal's father are slowly revealed and his true intentions come to light. Eileen Arandiga

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