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The Mountain and the Maiden (2020)

  • 20min
  • Shmuel Hoffman
  • India

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SUGGESTED AGE GROUP
14+

SUBTITLES
This film has embedded subtitles

THEATRE SCREENINGS
This will screen in theatre as part of the Social Justice Shorts collection with live Q&A Sessions

AUCKLAND
Friday 4 June. 1230pm. Sky City
WELLINGTON
Friday 18 June. 1230pm. The Roxy

SYNOPSIS
The story of a day in the life of Aspiya, a 10-year-old girl living with her younger brother, older sister and parents in a one-room shack in New Delhi near Asia’s biggest landfill. 


Q&A SESSIONS

AUCKLAND
         THE SKYCITY THEATRE
         Friday 4th June   |   SCREENING START TIME     12:30PM
         Q&A START : 1:55PM
                 FINISH : 2:25PM
         SPEAKERS:
         Dorte Wray
         Golriz Ghahraman
         Keeara Ofren


WELLINGTON
         THE ROXY CINEMA
         Friday 18th June   |   SCREENING START TIME     12:30PM
         Q&A START : 1:55PM
                 FINISH : 2:25PM

         SPEAKERS:
         Anna Cusack
         Asia Brownlie


Director

Shmuel Hoffman

Language

Bengali

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