Amanda Nell EU
Living in a remote village in Malaysia, Rahmah is a shy girl who falls for another girl who sits on a tree all day long. She is different from anybody Rahmah has ever known. The two teenage girls eventually form a friendship. As their friendship evolves, Rahmah begins to encounter deep and dark secrets of her friend who has bruises on her body, and discovers how her friend spends her nights in an indifferent world of obsession and violence. [CHAE Heesuk]
Amanda Nell EUAmanda Nell EU
Civia TAMARKIN is an award-winning investigative journalist, documentary filmmaker and former CNN news executive. Before making the critically acclaimed Birthright: A War Story, she directed Jerabek, an independent documentary about a family confronting the tragedy of war, officially chosen for the Tribeca Film Festival selection about a family. She has produced cable documentaries as well as investigative segments and series for ABC News. She has also contributed to numerous magazines and newspapers, reporting from Central America, Africa, India and Southeast Asia, including the fall of Vietnam and its aftermath.