In her feature film debut, director Milena Aboyan tells the story of a young woman torn between sexual self-determination and the domination system of patriarchy.
Drama / DE 2022 / Director: Milena Aboyan / 110 min / OV / PG12
Film evening as part of the intercultural week in Greifswald organized by House of Resources Greifswald in cooperation with Filmclub Casablanca.
The 22-year-old German-Kurdish Elaha is engaged. As the wedding approaches, she is confronted more and more with the expectations of her environment. Torn between unconditional love for her family and the desire for a self-determined life, she has to make a serious decision.
In her feature film debut, Milena Aboyan follows a young woman with a differentiated view as she gains self-empowerment and interpretive authority over her own body. ELAHA celebrated its world premiere at this year's Berlinale.
Entrance: starts at 7.30 pmStart: 8 pmAdmission: free (donations welcome)
The film will be shown in the original language (German, Kurdish).
Mondays is movie night at STRAZE.
(c) Camino Filmverleih
Trailer; youtube: Berlinale