"Mustang confirms that sensitive, humanist, deeply immersive filmmaking remains alive and well in a world bursting with vital stories and indelible characters." - ★★★★ - The Washington Post
In a remote Turkish village Lale and her four sisters are walking home from school, playing innocently with some boys. Their conduct is viewed as scandalous by the village elders and they are confined to their home whilst their grandmother starts to arrange their marriages.The five girls, who share a common passion for freedom, resist and find new ways of asserting their independence.
First time director Ergüven drew upon her own adolescent experiences for this much-lauded drama which was nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at this year’s Oscars.
This deeply moving, heartfelt and at times sorrowful film screens at QUAD from 13th May until 19th May.
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