Mercy's Blessing
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May Taherzadeh presents:

Mercy's Blessing

General Audience 2017 30min

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In a rural village in the heart of Africa a teenage boy has a dream: to raise his younger sister and himself out of poverty. But when a twist of fate shatters his hopes, everything seems lost and he is faced with the ultimate choice.

Directed by

May Taherzadeh

Produced by

May Taherzadeh

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Sponsorship

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Official Support

UNICEF, EU, UNFPA, Film Association of Malawi (FAMA)

Category

Fiction

4.7 rating
472 Screenings
18.7 K audience
18.7 K total aud.
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Is there always a choice?

Two siblings. One reality. Few options... Nevertheless, a fraternal love in an african community motivated new point of views regarding cycles and cultural paradigms.

Experience the prizewinning short-film conquering the world! This can be the opportunity to discuss in schools, youth groups, common realities in various nations.  

"Nobody is where they are only because of themselves. We are all here because of the sacrifices of somebody else." May Taherzadeh

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“Mercy's Blessing...is a moving and profound exploration of the connection between love and sacrifice in the midst of social injustice.”

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Mercy's Blessing (2017)

Age rating: General Audience

It is possible to download the archive of this film for Videocamp sessions. Organize your screening by clicking here.

Directed by May Taherzadeh

Produced by May Taherzadeh

Coproduction --

Sponsorship --

Official Support UNICEF, EU, UNFPA, Film Association of Malawi (FAMA)

Category Fiction

Theme (title) Education Inspirational Gender issues

ODSs ODS 1 - No Poverty, ODS 2 - Zero Hunger, ODS 4 - Quality Education, ODS 5 - Gender Equality, ODS 10 - Reduced Inequalities, ODS 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

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Synopsis

In a rural village in the heart of Africa a teenage boy has a dream: to raise his younger sister and himself out of poverty. But when a twist of fate shatters his hopes, everything seems lost and he is faced with the ultimate choice.