ALMOST HEAVEN

 

Director/Producer: Carol Salter
Associate Producer: Rebecca Mark-Lawson
2017

Rebecca worked as Associate Producer on feature documentary Almost Heaven with director Carol Salter, premiering in Berlin it was a double nominee including Best Documentary at 2017’s Berlin International Film Festival and winning Best Documentary at the 2017 BIFA Awards. Carol crafted an intimate, tender and life-affirming portrait of a young woman on the cusp of adulthood. The film follows Ying Ling, an ambitious 17-year-old girl far from home, struggling to overcome her fears of death as she trains to become a mortician in one of China’s largest funeral homes. The documentary received four stars from Time Out and The Sunday Times. Sight and Sound called it 'an insightful pleasure'.  

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