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Drama, War, International

Girls of the Sun (Les Filles du soleil)

A Kurdish female battalion prepares to take back their town from extremists.


Girls of the Sun (Les Filles du soleil)


Somewhere in Kurdistan, Bahar, commander of the “Girls of the Sun” battalion, is preparing to liberate her hometown from the hands of extremists, hoping to find her son who is held hostage. A French journalist, Mathilde, comes to cover the attack and bear witness to the story of these exceptional warriors. Since their lives have been turned upside down, they have all been fighting for the same cause: Women, Life, Liberty.

  • Director Eva Husson
  • Writer Eva Husson
  • Producers Didar Domehri
  • Cast Golshifteh Farahani, Emmanuelle Bercot, Zübeyde Bulut, Sinama Alievi
  • Runtime 114mins
  • Country France

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