Wed 27 Nov

The Swallows of Kabul

Cert. 15

Special Screenings

Women Shaping the World

Les Hirondelles de Kaboul

81 mins

in French with EN subs

FRA/LUX/CHE | 2019 | dir.s Zabou Breitman & Éléa Gobbé-Mévellec

Based on the eponymous novel by Algerian writer Yasmina Khadra and presented in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, The Swallows of Kabul is a very female-driven endeavour portraying life under Taliban control in the Afghan capital.

As part of Women Shaping the World


25 and Under, cinema for £5

Get cheap film tickets with the 25 and Under Scheme at Ciné Lumière


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