Synopsis:
On the outskirts of N'djamena in Chad, Amina lives alone with her only 15-year-old daughter Maria. Her already fragile world collapses the day she discovers that her daughter is pregnant. The teenager does not want this pregnancy. In a country where abortion is not only condemned by religion, but also by law, Amina finds herself facing a battle that seems lost in advance.
Cast:
Achouackh Abakar Souleymane, Rihane Khalil Alio, Youssouf Djaoro
Recent selection(s):
BFI London Film Festival (London)
Französische Filmtage Tübingen Stuttgart (Tübingen-Stuttgart)
Busan International Film Festival (Busan)
Director's filmography:
- Daratt (2007 - Feature)
- Un homme qui crie (2010 - Feature)
- Lingui, les liens sacrés (2021 - Feature)
Type:
Feature
Genre:
Fiction
Year of production:
2021
Status:
Production
Runtime:
87
Majority:
No
Production:
Beluga Tree
Sales:
Films Boutique