Ala Kachuu - Take and Run (2020)

  • Short
  • 38min

Sezim (19) wants to fulfil her dream of studying in the Kyrgyz capital, when she gets kidnapped by a group of young men and taken to the hinterland. There she is forced to marry a stranger. If she refuses the marriage, she is threatened with social stigmatization and exclusion. Torn between her desire for freedom and the constraints of Kyrgyz culture, Sezim desperately seeks a way out.

Director

Maria Brendle

Writer

Maria Brendle

Producer

Flavio Gerber

Language

Kirghiz

Country

Kyrgyzstan