The F Word by Saba Rehman
For the past fifteen years, the filmmaker has been fat, clinically obese. Does this battle with the bulge have deeper roots and bloodier scars on her personality? This is a journey of self-discovery, discrimination, conformity, stereotyping and the filmmaker’s negotiation with a bad body image.
Film Southasia, Nepal
International Women's Film Festival, Bangladesh
International Association of Women in Radio and Television Touring Film Festival
ViBGYOR Film Festival, Kerala
Saba Rehman was born and brought up in Delhi in a home that got her acquainted with the dualities and complications resident in her identity, a perfect breeding ground for stories that need to be told. She has worked on over thirty documentaries (shorts and features) as assistant director, script writer, production manager and editor. This is her first independent documentary film.
- Cinematography: Syed Mehdi Jahan, Shailendra Sahu
- Editing: Saba Rehman
- Project Partner: Doordarshan