Dina Amer • Director of You Resemble Me
"My mission as a filmmaker was to go beyond the incorrect reporting of the news"
VENICE 2021: The Egyptian-American journalist presents a potent, dramatic film that explores the roots of the trauma suffered by a young Maghrebi woman and a decision that will shake the whole world
Egyptian-American journalist Dina Amer brings her feature debut, You Resemble Me [+see also:
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