Ala Kachuu – Take and RunDirected by Maria Brendle
Cast: Alina Turdumamatova, Madina Talipbek, Nurbek Esengazy Uulu
A young Kyrgyz woman is kidnapped and forced to marry. A drama about the desire for freedom in the clutches of a tradition.
Nominated for the 2022 Academy Award Live Action Short Film category.
“Ala Kachuu – Take and Run” at Swiss Film & Talks:
The Consulate General of Switzerland had invited director Maria Brendle for a Swiss Film & Talks about her short film. The discussion with Maria Brendle starts at 14 minutes in this video.
Captivating shorts program highlighted by 2 Oscar nominated films.