Jasmina Saleh / United Kingdom / 2022 / 4 min
A visual poem about the pain and misdiagnosis of Endometriosis – utilizing striking imagery and raw words to combine an effective and poignant piece.
In English with English subtitles.
CAPTIVE: An Intimate Comedy / 12 pm – Nov 5 / Grand Illusion Cinema
Director Biography – Jasmina Saleh
Jasmina is a multi-lingual Writer, Researcher, and Filmmaker. She works closely with clients including Amazon, Netflix, and other major studios to inform their content and marketing strategies. She is also the endometriosis sufferer this short is based on, battling this condition for nearly 10 years. She started her career at Universal Pictures in distribution before moving into entertainment market research. In addition, she has developed and produced short films, with “Dear Doctor,” marking her directorial debut.