ZED

Becoming Woman in Zanskar 52' & 85' by Jean-Michel Corillion

Synopsis

"Becoming Woman in Zanskar" recounts the moving story of a friendship shattered by destiny when two best friends have to part and to leave their families forever... Tenzin will be married to a man she hasn't chosen while Palkit will become a nun. Two adolescents in the Himalayas : one kidnapped by her future husband, the other head shaved as she enter the covent forever.

Information

Direction: Jean Michel Corillion

Production: ZED with the participation of France 5 / SWR / Equator TV / RTBF / RTSI / SFDRS / YLE / European Media Plan

Genre: Human Stories

Available versions: French, Brazilian Portuguese, Castellano, German, English

Press

Awards

Cervino Cinemountain Film Festival
Special Jury Award
Lessinia Film Festival (Italy)
Best Film ("Cultural Landscape" Category)
Kendal Mountain Film Festival (UK)
Official Selection
Toulon International Film Festival (France)
Gold Anchor
Columbus Film Festival (United State)
Best of Festival's President Award
Banff Mountain Film Festival (Canada)
Special Jury Award
Graz Film Festival (Austria)
Camera Alpin in Gold " Alpine and Foreign Culture"
Kathmandu International Film Festival (Nepal)
Second Best Film

Screening Room

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