Cleveland International Film Festival } March 22 – April 1, 2023 } Playhouse Square

ALA KACHUU - Take and Run
(ALA KACHUU - Take and Run)

Year: 2020
Country: Switzerland
Language: Kyrgyz
Run Time: 38 minutes

ALA KACHUU - Take and Run

Sezim (19) wants to fulfill her dream of studying in the Kyrgyz capital when she gets kidnapped by a group of young men and taken to the hinterland, where she’s forced to marry a stranger. If she refuses the marriage, she will be threatened with social stigmatization and exclusion. Torn between her desire for freedom and the constraints of Kyrgyz culture, Sezim desperately seeks for a way out.

CIFF45 Screenings

CIFF45 Streams On Demand

Thursday, April 08, 2021 at 11:00 AM -
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 11:59 PM

Streams Access: United States and US Territories
Accessibility (?)
Closed Captions: No
Audio Description: No
English Subtitles: Yes

Shorts Programs
Shorts Program 11
Fall Fest - CIFF45 Award Winning Shorts Program


Maria Brendle

Nadine L├╝chinger, Flavio Gerber

Maria Brendle

Gabriel Sandru

Luca Zuberb├╝hler

Principal Cast
Alina Turdumamatova, Nurbek Esengazy Uulu, Madina Talipbekova, Jandat Djamanbaeva, Taalaykan Abazova, Aybike Erkinbekova

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