17th keswick film festival

Dukhtar (TBC)

93 mins; Afia Nathaniel, Pakistan, 2014

Showing Sun 28 February, 3.30pm

Dukhtar (TBC)

This production ended on 28/02/2016


In the mountains of Pakistan, a mother and her ten-year-old daughter flee their home on the eve of the girl’s marriage to a tribal leader. A deadly hunt for them begins.

After a rousing reception at Toronto International Film Festival 2014 and in over 20 countries since then, the critically acclaimed Dukhtar comes to Keswick from Pakistan for its release.

“Dukhtar grabs you from the outset and never lets go”
“a gorgeous, suspenseful cinematic achievement”
- LA Times

Location: Alhambra
Running Time: 93 mins

Prices £6; Members £5; Students £4