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The Eagle Huntress

IMDb 7.5 87 min
Genre:
Adventure, Family, Sport, Documentary
Stars:
Daisy Ridley, Aisholpan Nurgaiv, Rys Nurgaiv
Director:
Otto Bell
Country:
United States, United Kingdom, International
Rating:
8.3 / 85 times
Release:
2016-12-16
Synopsis:
This spellbinding documentary follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old nomadic Mongolian girl who is fighting to become the first female eagle hunter in twelve generations of her Kazakh family. Through breathtaking aerial cinematography and intimate verite footage, the film captures her personal journey while also addressing universal themes like female empowerment, the natural world, coming of age and the onset of modernity.