A still from the film, The Gravedigger's Wife, of a woman lying in bed with her arms around a man who's sitting on the floor

The Gravedigger's Wife has won a number of awards, including the Golden Stallion from the Pan-African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou (FESPACO).

Photo: Aya Films

Khadar Ayderus Ahmed on Oscar Snubs & Filming 'The Gravedigger's Wife' in Djibouti

The Somali Finnish director's debut film, The Gravedigger's Wife, releases in the UK this weekend, after gaining acclaim at film festivals around the world.