6th DMZ Docs(2014)
I AM DOCU
Ismini (13) often stays over for the night at the house of Komal (12), her neighbour and closest friend. In the year that they will change more than ever, physically and mentally, we are present at their pyjama parties. They are both convinced that nothing will ever change between them. We experience that year as one intimate film night in which they develop from girls into women. Does their friendship change along?
She started her career as an actress. In the year of 2008 she graduated as a documentary director at the Dutch Film Academy. Her final graduation film We ain’t going anywhere (Wij gaan nergens naar toe) was selected as one of the best fourteen student documentaries in Europe. Tonight We’ll Become Women was nominated for best Dutch youth documentary and also screened at IDFA 2013. Tonight We’ll Become Women (2014)We ain’t going anywhere (2008)
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