MILES TO GO BEFORE I SLEEP
Miles to go before I sleep-Hanna Hovitie- 13.18 mins | Zambia - Finland
A story of a nomadic life and a broken identity. When Achat was seven years old, her parents sent her away from Congo to be adopted in France. After her adoptive mother’s death, years of ordinary life in Paris turned into a nightmare. In the film Achat shares her story of becoming a victim of abuse and child trafficking.
Hanna Hovitie was born in 1991 in Helsinki, Finland. In 2011 Hovitie was accepted to study cinematography and editing in Metropolia University of Applied Sciences in Helsinki. She became fascinated with documentary film and started working as an editor. In 2015 Hovitie graduated from Metropolia with a Bachelor’s degree in Culture and Arts. As her thesis project Hovitie directed her first film ”Miles to Go Before I Sleep”, a short documentary that was filmed partly in Zambia and partly in Finland.
Showing time - Saturday 02/04/2016 14:20