Girls of the Sun

Directed by Eva Husson
Year: 2018
Running Time: 115 minutes
Country: France
Language: French, Kurdish, English, Arabic

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, the GIRLS OF THE SUN find themselves fighting for women, life and liberty.

"A suspenseful all-women war movie."-- IndieWire


"4 stars"-- The Guardian


Cast
Emmanuelle Bercot
Golshifteh Farahani
Zübeyde Bulut

Crew
Directed by Eva Husson