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Posted by roya-admin | December 26, 2020
A Letter to the President à Locarno

Roya Sadat est la première femme réalisatrice à réussir à tourner et produire des films en Afghanistan depuis la chute des talibans. Elle est à Locarno pour présenter son premier...

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Posted by roya-admin | December 26, 2020
A Letter to the President’ Namai Ba/ Busan 2017

An official is sentenced to the gallows for the accidental death of her abusive husband in Afghanistan's entry for the best foreign-language film Academy Award. Fourteen years after the Golden...

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Posted by roya-admin | December 26, 2020
Oscars: Afghanistan Selects ‘A Letter to the President’

Afghanistan has selected Roya Sadat's drama A Letter to the President as its candidate for the best foreign-language film race at the Oscars. Oscars: Afghanistan Selects 'A Letter to the...

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Posted by roya-admin | December 26, 2020
Alternative Oscar Dutch Ministry Foreign Affairs

Roya Sadat get alternative Oscar Dutch Ministry Foreign Affairs: (FDutchMFA is honored to award Roya an alternative Oscar for her outstanding film. She’s the first post-Taliban Afghan female director &...

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Posted by roya-admin | December 24, 2020
‘A Letter to President’ wins international award

The celebrated director Roya Sadat’s film ‘A Letter to the President’ has won the best film award in “One Future Award” in International Film Festival of Munich in Germany. The...

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Posted by roya-admin | December 24, 2020
A Letter to the President won Golden Global “New Hope”

A Letter to the President won Golden Global “New Hope” Award on 3th of March. Golden Global Award takes place from 25th Feb- 3 March in Malaysia. A Letter to...

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Posted by roya-admin | December 24, 2020
‘A Letter to President’ wins 24th Vesoul IFF of Asian Cinemas

AWARDS 24th Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinemas  Global attendance increased by 1.500 people to reach 32.500 audience members during VIFFAC's 24th edition.Several French distribution companies inquired about possible acquisition for several titles in competition.Several Film Festivals expressed...

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Posted by roya-admin | December 24, 2020
Locarno goes to Hollywood

Congratulation to Wajib directed by writer Annemarie Jacir, Sashishi deda (Scary Mother), Ana Urushadze's debut, Namai Ba RahisGomhor (A Letter to the President) by female director Roya Sadat, and Dao Khanong(By the Time It Gets Dark), by writer-producer and director Anocha...

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Posted by roya-admin | December 24, 2020
Oscar foreign-language film race 2018

Middle East and Africa Afghanistan: A Letter To The President (Roya Sadat) Sadat’s debut feature revolves around a female public official who tries save a woman accused of adultery from the justice...

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Posted by roya-admin | September 9, 2020
Oscars: Afghanistan Selects ‘A Letter to the President’

Roya Sadat's drama of a female official intervening to save a woman from tribal punishment reflects harsh realities. Afghanistan has selected Roya Sadat's drama A Letter to the President as its candidate for the...

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