Emina

Short-film, fiction, 20′

Director: Firoza Zahir Houssen

Executive Production : Dublin Films

Synopsis:
In Ejeda, in the south of Madagascar, Emina was born on a cursed day. Since her birth ten years ago, the clouds have disappeared from the sky and the rain has stopped falling. Rejected by her father, she desperately tries to win his love.
As famine threatens, Emina suddenly sees a cloud appear in the sky, heralding the imminent return of the rain. Emina hopes to finally rid herself of her curse, but will it be enough to win back the love of her family?

With the support of Procirep-Angoa.

Development:
Scripts Pitch – Interfilm Berlin – 2016
Résidence du Clos – FIFIB – 2019
Euro Connection – Festival International du Court-métrage de Clermont-Ferrand – 2021
Forum de coproduction – Brussels Short Film Festival – 2021