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THE HILL WHERE
LIONESSES ROAR

LA COLLINE OÙ RUGISSENT LES LIONNES

DIRECTED BY LUÀNA BAJRAMI

DRAMA |  2021 | 82' | FRANCE - KOSOVO

FESTIVALS & AWARDS

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DIRECTORS' FORTNIGHT CANNES

MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

SARAJEVO FILM FESTIVAL - Heart of Sarajevo for Best Actress

PRISHTINA FILM FESTIVAL - Best Director & Best Actress

TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

​​CALGARY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL - Grand Jury Prize

WARSAW INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL - FIPRESCI Jury Award

RAINDANCE FILM FESTIVAL - Best Director & Best Discovery

STOCKHOLM INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL - Best Debut & Best Script

IMAGE+NATION FILM FESTIVAL - Best Cinematography &

                                                Honourable Mention - Best Feature Film

SYNOPSIS

Somewhere in Kosovo, in a small remote village, three young women see their dreams and ambitions stifled. In their quest for independence, nothing can stop them: time to let the lionesses roar. 

SCRIPT:             Luàna Bajrami

MAIN CAST:    Era Balaj

                         Flaka Latifi

                         Urate Shabani

                         Andi Bajgora
                           Luàna Bajrami

LANGUAGE​ Albanian

PRODUCTION COMPANY​ Orëzanë Films

                                             Acajou Productions

                                             Vents Contraires

GALLERY