Jamilia
A Film by Aminatou Echard

84 min
Available from 03/12/2018 to 05/01/2019

Jamila was the legendary heroine of Kyrgyz author Chingiz Aytmatov’s most famous novel written in 1958. Reflections from women on this central figure of Kyrgyz literature, brought together by filmmaker and ethnomusicologist Aminatou Echard with super 8 film, paint a picture of womanhood in the central Asian republic.


Director :

Aminatou Echard

Country :

France

Year :

2017