Mitra

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Mitra

Directed by Jorge León

  • Belgium, France 2018; 83 min
  • Original version: French, English
  • Genre: Documentary
    • Marseille Espérance Prize - FID Marseille

Synopsis

Winter 2012 - Committed against her will in a psychiatric hospital in Tehran, Iranian psychoanalyst Mitra Kadivar begins a correspondence by email with Jacques-Alain Miller, founder of the World Association of Psychoanalysis. Summer 2017 - An artistic team creates an opera inspired by these exchanges while absorbing the reality of the Montperrin psychiatric hospital in Aix-en-Provence.

Production

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