Untold Stories – Shorts 2022

Sunday, April 3, 7:00 PM

Contraction/ Expansion Director: Marcy Saude, Documentary, UK, 15 min
A 16mm record of gestation and its aftermath assembled from fragments of texts and necessarily domestic images.

TukTuk Director: Mohamed Kheidr, Narrative , Egypt, 27 min
After her husband abandoned her and illegally fled the country, Walaa’s only way to secure income for her family was to drive a Tuk-tuk in a male dominated environment where women struggle.

Pacha’s Notebook Director: Pedro Urizzi, Estevan Muniz, Documentary, Colombia, 30 min
In a war zone there are seven thousand births registered on Pacha’s Notebook.

The Doll Director: Elahe Esmaili, Documentary, Iran, 33 min
After consulting with his relatives a 35-year-old father consents to the marriage of his 14-year-old daughter. As individuals with differing perspectives his family grapple with the decision.