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Interview with my Mother


An homage to “women of a certain age”! Their beauty is much more than skin deep, enhanced by wisdom, life experience and achievements. A beauty pageant for women over 50 inspires RTD writer and director, Alyona Simikina, to document her own mother’s life. Her story may be personal but the remembered hardships and joys of an older woman’s life will resonate with many around the world.

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Written and directed by Alyona Simikina
Available in Russian, with English subtitles,
in Spanish and Arabic languages