Free at Any PriceAlbanian Sworn Virgins

44 min
Available from 12/10/2019 to 12/11/2019 Last day

For six hundred years, the sworn virgin tradition has lasted in rural Albania.  In the absence of a male heir, one daughter would take on a male role throughout her life. Today, some women still choose this status to escape from an arranged marriage or to emancipate themselves from a patriarchal society.

  • Director :
    • Kristine Nrecaj
    • Birthe Templin
  • Country :
    • Germany
  • Year :
    • 2019