written and directed by Shirin Saghaie and Annkatrin Hausmann
YUME is a documentary about the aspirations and hopes of three young women living in different world capitals. Street singer Tonko struggles with the rising competition she faces on her way to becoming a star in the anonymity of Tokyo. For Ayin, being a kick boxer in the patriarchal society of Tehran means a restless fight against gender stereotypes. Analía is longing for an exit permit to leave Havana for her dream of a better life.
OFFICIAL SELECTION Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis 2011
nominated for best documentary film
OFFICIAL SELECTION Zurich Film Festival 2011
nominated for best german language documentary film