Lingui, The Sacred Bonds

Lingui The Sacred Bonds

Mahamet-Salah Haroun, Chad, 2021, 15, 87m, subtitles 

“One of the best films of the year… astonishingly realised and lingers with you long after” — Little White Lies.

On the outskirts of N’Djamena in Chad, Amina lives alone with her only 15-year-old daughter Maria. Her already fragile world collapses the day she discovers that her daughter is pregnant.