Atieh Zare’s documentary ‘Get Filled in the Blanks’ will be screened at the forum also known as When East Meets West in Italy.
The doc that narrates the challenges of children of divorce has also won the best documentary and best directing awards at the 14th edition of Cinéma Vérité.
‘The film revolves around Melina, a girl who lives with her grandparents after her parents have broken up. They have started new lives with new marriages; consequently, neither of them can get custody of Melina. However, she tries to make some arrangements to live with her mother,’ a synopsis of the film reads.
This year’s edition of the Trieste Co-Production Forum will take place online over COVID-19 outbreak.
The event hosts a lineup of 11 cinematic and 10 documentary projects from 14 countries.
The 11th edition of the When East Meets West is scheduled for January 25-28, 2021.