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Salma at the Sundance Film Festival


Salma Team
(Kim Longinotto, Debra Zimmerman, Salma, Kristen Fitzpatrick,  Ollie Huddleston)

Salma at the Premiere



Filmmaker Photos


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Kim Longinotto at Sundance



Previous Titles

Pink Saris

Rough Aunties

Hold Me Tight, Let Me Go

Sisters in Law


The Day I Will Never Forget


Gaea Girls

Divorce Iranian Style

Shinjuku Boys

Dream Girls

The Good Wife of Tokyo

Hidden Faces

Eat the Kimono

Theater Girls

Pride of Place




Video Clip: Salma: From Caged Adolescence to Liiterary Fame, June 2013

"Ask a Documentary Filmmaker" YouTube Clip with Kim Longinotto, 2013
Kim Longinotto answers viewer questions about the world of documentary filmmaking.

“The Signal” WYPR radio broadcast, March 2009
Film critic Josh Slates’ interview with Kim Longinotto at the True/False Film Festival where she became the first woman director to receive the True Vision Award.

“When Lou Met… Kim Longinotto” Community Channel video, February 20, 2009
Broadcaster and journalist Lou Bolch interviews Kim Longinotto as the first in an ongoing series on filmmakers who’ve shone a light on social issues through documentary.

“The Awards & After Party” Sundance 2009
Included footage of Kim Longinotto accepting the World Cinema Jury Prize in Documentary with ROUGH AUNTIES subjects Mildred Ngcobo and Thuli Sibiya.

“Ladies of Justice” WNYC The Leonard Lopate Show, April 12, 2006
Kim Longinotto describes the making of Peabody Award-winning film SISTERS IN LAW on WNYC’s The Leonard Lopate Show.

“Documentary Spotlights West African ‘Sisters in Law’”
NPR People and Places, November 27, 2007

Kim Longinotto discusses the idea and experiences behind SISTERS IN LAW.


The Hindu: "Journey to Freedom" Article on Salma

Front Row Reviews: Sheffield Doc/Fest Twenty: Salma

Watch "Bring Your Own Doc" Sundance Episode
Episode features a clip about Longinotto's recent documentary "Salma"

Watch a DocHouse Editing Masterclass with Ollie Huddleston & Kim Longinotto
Christiaan Harden interviews Kim Longinotto about her career, her film ROUGH AUNTIES, and her cinematic style.


“Doc Talk: Kim Longinotto” Films & Festivals, April 2009
Christiaan Harden interviews Kim Longinotto about her career, her film ROUGH AUNTIES, and her cinematic style.

“Sundance Film Festival Q&A” Sundance Film Festival, January 24, 2009
ROUGH AUNTIES is an observational documentary that bears patient witness to the best and worst of human nature. Two “aunties” featured in the documentary answered audience questions following a recent screening with the film’s director, Kim Longinotto.

“The Invisible Woman – Kim Longinotto” The Case for Global Film

“Interview with Kim Longinotto” Still in Motion, July 22, 2008
An extensive interview with Kim Longinotto by Pamela Cohn, covering several of Kim ’s films and filmmaking experiences.