A drama dissecting love in all forms, AYANDA is a coming-of-age story that takes us into a vibrant Johannesburg community alive with love and humor, risk and reward, tragedy and triumph. Blecher centers the film on a young woman’s journey of self-discovery as she struggles to save her father’s car repair shop along with her memory of him. Sara Blecher's AYANDA received the Special Jury Mention at the 2015 Los Angeles Film Festival (LAFF) and was the opening night film at the 2015 Durban International Film Festival (DIFF). AYANDA has also been officially selected to screen at the 2015 Vancouver International Film Festival, The Citizen Jane Festival, opening night film at Mzansi Woman’s Film Festival, BFI London, Gothenburg Film Festival, Africa in Motion Film Festival, London Africa Film Festival and 2015 Duhok International Film Festival.
- 1 hr 45 minNR