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Jury Prize – Superfest International  Disability Film Festival, San Francisco
Best Actress – Alex Bulmer and Margo Cargill – Breaking Down Barriers Film Festival, Moscow
Director’s Special Award, look and roll festival, Basel

 (22 mins.) Anna, a woman who’s chronically ill, is visited by Doreen, a door-to-door proselytizer who makes herself at home and stays the day, slowly defrosting her non-welcome. Together they walk in the park, bake a cake and watch an Ingmar Bergman film. Both women are blind, played by blind actors Alex Bulmer and Margo Cargill in this existential comedy.


Audio description of trailer: 

Written and Directed by Michael Achtman. With Alex Bulmer as Anna and Margo Cargill as Doreen. Producer Ҫağlar Kimyoncu. Directors of Photography  Juan Soto & Zeynep Dağli Sound Design  Mustafa Bal

A filmpro production 2015

Interview with Director Michael Achtman

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