A woman in a burqa brings her son to a police station to file a complaint, but the translator is unwilling to convey the true meaning of her words.
Rungano Nyoni, Hamy Ramezan
Valeria Richter, Helene Granqvist
Nanna Bøttcher, Yusuf Kamal El-Ali, Amira Helene Larsen
Kristian Eidnes Andersen
A foreign woman in a burqa brings her young son to a Copenhagen police station to file a complaint against her abusive husband, but the translator assigned to her seems unwilling to convey the true meaning of her words. A tense, diamond-hard film about cultural isolation and bureaucratic ignorance.