Woman Who Brushed Off Her Tears, The

Category: feature / drama
Director: Teona Strugar Mitevska
Producer: Labina Mitevska
Co-Producer: Diana Elbaum
Country: Republic of North Macedonia, Germany, Slovenia, Belgium
Year: 2012
Length: 103'
Production Status: completed


In Paris, Helena witnesses her son's suicide. Noah confesses the horrible truth of his father's abuse, but Helena refuses to believe him. Her son falls over the balcony railing into the night. From this moment on, Helena's world is turned upside down as her struggle for survival transforms into a hunt for revenge.
Ajsun is a dreamer who lives with her father and her son Ilkin. In the high mountains of Macedonia, their existence is simple and harsh. Life has a different pace and purpose there, the daily survival is what drives them all. Ajsun dreams to be reunited with Lucien, the father of her son.
These two women from different parts of the world will end up affecting each other's lives in the most unexpected ways.

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