Aw Rah Nyoosh

  • 10 10
  • 2018
  • 71min

Through the diary written by his grandmother during her days of work in an ammunitions factory during the Second World War, a filmmaker enters with his father in an exploration between fiction and documentary about their ancestor.

Awards

AWARDS: Princess Grace Award/ Panavision New Filmmaker Award 

OFFICIAL SELECTIONS: Visions Du Reel/ Jihlava International Film Festival

Aw • Rah • Nyoosh. A journey between fiction and documentary to a family past

In this documentary the filmmaker Ben Neufeld attempts to imagine, along with his father, his grandmother's experience at a labor camp during the holocaust. 

As the two get drawn into a world of the grandmother's romance, they begin to lose control of their imaginations.

Ben Neufeld
Ben Neufeld Director

Production Companies

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