The mighty Brahmaputra is rising again, ready to swallow everything in its path. On a disappearing mud island, a 12-year-old orphan named Afrin prepares to leave the only world she has ever known.
Produced by AR Productions, co-produced by Manny Films, ZDF/ARTE, ERT TV and the Greek Film Centre (GFC). Co-funded by Eurimages and Creative Europe – Media. Supported by CNC, GFC and the Andrew Berends Film Fellowship. Executive producer and sales agent Cargo Film & Releasing.
Winner of the ERT award at Thessaloniki development pitching forum.
Jury citation: “We have selected a beautiful, yet heart aching, coming of age story. It is a story that deals with the universal themes of identity in a time of turbulence in the world in this young girl’s life”.