Country: Sweden
Year: 2023
Duration: 25'

The daily life of a 64-year-old transgender teacher struggling to keep her job in a hostile world. The movie was shot before the Taliban regained control of Afghanistan.


film director

Fariba Haidari

Fariba Haidari was born in Afghanistan and moved to Iran as a child. Here she studied nursing, and, at the same time, she followed filmmaking courses. Back in Afghanistan, she had to leave the country again because of the death threats received from a group of Islamic extremists, as a consequence of directing a film about the most important Afghan women in history. She has been living in Sweden since 2012.


& Credits

Montaggio/Editing Mervi Junkkonen
Suono/Sound Mikael Brodin
Musica/Music Roozbeh Mosleh
Produttore/Producer Antonio Russo Merenda
Produzione/Production Ginestra Film, Filmpool Nord
Vendite internazionali/World Sales Swedish Film Institute