The Albanian Virgin

VIRGJERESHA SHQIPTARE
Status: Completed Availability: Market Premiere

1958, Albania: An arranged marriage forces Luana to deny her love for Agim. To meet her father’s expectations, she almost sacrifices her love, when she realizes that the KANUN is to the benefit of men only. She has to become one of them – A man.

The director Bujar Alimani is one of the most prolific and important writer/directors of the New Albanian Cinema, who has won multiple prizes with his previous work in cinema.

DIRECTOR: Bujar Alimani
VERSION: Albanian (OV) with English subtitles
RUNNING TIME: 123 min
RELEASE: tba

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