AMIRA (2021)

95 min - Fiction
Synopsis:

Amira, a 17-year-old Palestinian girl, who was conceived with the smuggled sperm of her imprisoned father, Nawar. Although their relationship, since birth, has been restricted to prison visits, yet he remains her hero. His absence in her life is overcompensated with love and affection from those surrounding her. But when a failed attempt to conceive another child reveals Nawar’s infertility, Amira’s world turns upside down.

 

Director: Mohamed Diab
Writer: Mohamed Diab - Khaled Diab - Sherine Diab
Country: Palestine, Egypt, Jordan
Production: Film Clinic, Agora Audiovisuals, Acamedia Pictures, Taher Media Production, The Imaginarium Films.

Awards / Nominations:

Lanterna Magic Award at Venice International Film Festival, Italy 

Enrico, Fulchignoni Award at Venice International Film Festival, Italy 

Interfilm Award for Promoting Interreligious Dialogue at Venice International Film Festival, Italy 


Reviews:

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