2021 Award nominations

Take and Run (Ala Kachuu)

Nominated for Best Drama Short

Dir. Maria Brendle

38'

Switzerland

2020

Sezim wants to fulfil her dream of studying in the Kyrgyz capital when she gets kidnapped by a group of young men and taken to the hinterland. There she’s forced to marry a stranger. If she refuses the marriage, she is threatened with social stigmatization and exclusion.