We are thrilled that Lyari Notes has made the official selection and will have it's world premiere at IDFA 2015 on Nov 23rd. It has also been nominated for the Alliance of Women Film Journalists EDA Award. This is the second consecutive year that IDFA collaborates with the AWFJ to recognize women’s accomplishments in documentary filmmaking.
The jurors of the AWFJ EDA Award @ IDFA are (in alphabetical order) Cynthia Fuchs (PopMatters.com, Washington, DC), Katherine McLaughlin (The Arts Desk, London), Jennifer Merin (chair, Women’s eNews, New York), Kim Voynar (Movie City News, Seattle) and Dorothy Woodend (The Tyree, Vancouver).
For more information about the prize please see http://awfj.org/blog/2015/09/20/awfj-eda-awards-idfa-jennifer-merin-repo...
Thank you for bringing us this far and we hope to meet our Amsterdam supporters at the premiere. We will keep you posted about show timings so you can post to family and friends as well.
Maheen and Miriam