French Film Festival - Girls of the Sun

movie details

Director:
Eva Husson
Cast:

Emmanuelle Bercot, Golshifteh Farahani

Release:
14/03/2019
Length:
115 Mins
Genre:
Drama
Distributor:
NZ French Film Festival

synopsis

Somewhere in Kurdistan, Bahar, commander of the "Girls of the Sun" battalion, is preparing to liberate her hometown from the hands of extremists, hoping to find her son who is held hostage. A French journalist, Mathilde, comes to cover the attack and bear witness to the story of these exceptional warriors. Since their lives have been turned upside down, they have all been fighting for the same cause: Women, Life, Liberty.

Screening at Dunedin only. Special Pricing Applies.