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Kayan

Directed by Maryam Najafi
Iran, 2013
Drama

Synopsis

Hanin is a divorced woman who runs a Lebanese restaurant in Vancouver. Her daughters, her staff and her love life all demand attention, while she struggles to keep the restaurant in the black. An energetic and original look at the Arab community in Canada.

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Kayan Directed by Maryam Najafi

Awards & Festivals

Busan International Film Festival

2012 | Winner: New Currents Award

Cinemanila International Film Festival

2012 | Winner: Best Actress (International Competition)