The documentary recounts the concerted efforts of the Mansurian sisters, Elaheh, Shahrbanu and Soheila, who chose wushu martial art to achieve success in life despite all the hardship they have faced throughout their life.
The film registered as Platform in the festival’s schedule will be competing with five other films, including A Dobugawa Dream from Japan, Miguelito from Australia and Oray from Germany.
As a large independent film event in the UK, the Raindance Film Festival will be running from September 18 to 29.
The festival is officially recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts and the British Independent Film Awards. Selected shorts will qualify for Oscars and BAFTA considerations.