”When I was born I had too little oxygen in my brain. I think that's unfair, why me?” says Yvonne on the main stage of the Swedish Theatre in Helsinki. She is an actor in DuvTeatern, a theatre group consisting of people with and without intellectual disabilities. A theatre play, family photographs and films from the 1960s open a window into Yvonne's remarkable life, showing how love helps her triumph.
Anna Blom is a Helsinki-based writer and director. She has produced documentary films and TV features for the Finnish broadcasting comapny YLE since beginning of 2000. Anna Blom has a degree in journalism from University of Helsinki and an MA in Directing documentaries from Dramatiska Högskolan in Stockholm.