35^ Lovers Film Festival
Future Lovers

Letter To My Mother

by Amina Maher
Country: Germany
Year: 2019
Duration: 19'

A heartfelt letter to tell the mother the most painful of secrets. Amina, who in 2002 was the small protagonist of Ten by Kiarostami is now a transgender director who tries to make her voice heard, understood, and be understood.


film director

Amina Maher

Amina Maher (Tehran, 1992) made his film debut as an actor in Abbas Kiarostami's Ten (2002) and in directing with Sweet Gin and Cold Wine (2013), followed by Orange (2015) and One Window Will Suffice (2016). Currently attends the Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf.


& Credits

Sceneggiatura/Screenplay Amina Maher
Montaggio/Editing Amina Maher
Fotografia/Photography David Simon Groß
Suono/Sound Benedikt Ludwig, Alex Feldman
Interpreti/Cast Dariush Baradari, Amina Maher
Produttore/Producer Amina Maher