Directed by Apolline Traoré

Burkina Faso
2022, 75 min

This bold film tells the story of Sira, a young woman traveling with her family in the Sahel to meet her betrothed, Jean-Sidi. Islamic terrorists attack the party and assault Sira, leaving her for dead. Sira exacts her revenge in this strong portrayal of female courage and resilience. Winner of the Panorama Audience Award at the Berlin International Film Festival, this stunning film is Apolline TraorĂ©’s latest masterpiece.

(Contains sexual violence)

In English, French, and Diola with English subtitles.

Friday, February 16, 2024 | 6:30pm
Hollywood Theatre

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