Language: Farsi with English subtitles
Director: Sahar Mossayebi
Cast: Shahrbanou Mansourian, Elaheh Mansourian, Soheila Mansourian
Genres: Documentary, Sport, Women and Film
Distributor: Venera Films
A ROCKY-esque tale of determination and grit, PLATFORM follows of three Iranian sisters as they compete to become international champions of Wushu, a Chinese martial art. The sisters thrilling underdog story explores not only their dedicated training, but also their surprising place in society as they challenge traditional gender roles on the path to success. Winner of Best Feature Discovery at the Raindance Film Festival.
"An inspirational, motivational film about what can be achieved with hard work and dedication." -Milo Garner