Private Sun Wins Best Short Film Award at Mujeres en Foco

Private Sun Wins Best Short Film Award at Mujeres en Foco Film Festival in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Some words from the jury of the festival: (English Translation Below)

El o la ganadora primer premio a la categoría medio y cortometrajes es para : Sol privado del director palestino Rami Alayan. “Por su simpleza narrativa, por retratar sin pretensiones el sometimiento que sufren las mujeres en Medio Oriente, y describir clara y eficazmente a públicos culturalmente diferentes, la dominación internalizada incluso de mujeres sobre mujeres, en nombre del sistema de mandatos religiosos-familiares y sociales”

 

English Translation:

The winner of the first prize in the category of medium and short films is: Private Sun by the Palestinian director Rami Alayan. "For its narrative simplicity in portraying, without pretensions, the subjugation suffered by women in the Middle East, and describing clearly and effectively to culturally diverse audiences the internalized domination of women, including domination by other women, in the name of the system of religious, familial and social mandates."

 

The Text of the Award Announcement at the Closing Night.