Letter to My Mother

Letter to My Mother
  • 2019
  • Germany, Iran, Malaysia
  • 19min
  • Directed by: Amina Maher
  • Written by: Amina Maher
  • Cast: Dariush Baradari, Amina Maher
  • Language: Persian, English
  • UK release: 10 March 2021

A heartfelt letter to tell her mother the most painful of secrets. Amina Maher, was the protagonist of Ten (2002) by Abbas Kiarostami and now addresses what couldn't be said to her mother then. She is a trans director who tries to make her voice heard, understood, and her identity understood by others in this short documentary.

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