#screensparks:samadi and asgari’s the silence wins best narrative short at hamptons film fest

Directed by Farnoosh Samadi and Ali Asgari, the Italian/France production follows Kurdish refugees Fatma and her mother who chose to keep silent on a visit to a doctor in Italy. The short has had a high profile run in 2016 including screening in competition at Cannes and at the Melbourne and Sarajevo film festivals.