Love Child (2019)
First screened in October 2019
Director: Eva Mulvad. Documentary about an unwed Iranian couple living in exile in Turkey with their child while seeking asylum. Screenplay: Eva Mulvad. Twitter Capsule:
Seven years of living among a small Iranian family seeking asylum in Turkey enables a round, complex, dramatic doc.
Sustains the tradition of vérité documentary based on years of intimate observation. Conveys temporal drag without just embodying it.