I'm Wanita

I'm Wanita

Director: Matthew Walker
2021 | Australia | 88 min | English spoken | European premiere

Australia’s dynamic Queen of Honky Tonk tries her luck in the genre’s capital, Nashville, Tennessee, at age 46. In a constant determination to realize her childhood dream so stardom, Wanita’s quest is simultaneously poignant and comical, as the renegade country star continues to wait for the recognition she knows she deserves.

Side programme: CLOSING PARTY on Sunday 10th of April
Q&A with director and Wanita
Closing Speech
Doctor Velvet (live, rock’n’roll)
Wap Shoo Wap Records (DJ set)

Available screenings:

DATE

LOCATION

Wednesday, 6th April @ 19:00h

Cinecenter

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LOCATION

Sunday, 10th April @ 19:30h

Melkweg MAX*

*Q&A and Closing Party by Wap Shoo Wap Records at the DJ booth and Doctor Velvet (live)

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LOCATION

Wednesday, 13th April @ 17:30h

Louis Hartlooper, Utrecht

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LOCATION

Monday, 18th April @ 21:10h

Chassé Theater, Breda

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LOCATION

Wednesday, 20th April @ 19:00h

Forum, Groningen

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LOCATION

Sunday, 24th April @ 19:35h

Lab-1, Eindhoven

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LOCATION

Saturday, 7th May @ 13:15h

Podium t'Beest, Goes

MOVIE SHEET

Festivals

DOC NYC, Hot Docs, Nashville Film Festival, Sydney Film Festival

Featuring

Wanita Bahtiyar

Editor

Peter O'Donoghue, Nikki Stevens

Camera

Simon Cunich, Kathryn Milliss, Bryan Moses

Producer

Tait Brady, Clare Lewis, Carolina Sorensen