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The Eagle Huntress (2016, UK/Mongolia/USA) cert. U (part subtitled)

14 February at 7:30 pm - 9:20 pm

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Director: Otto Bell
Features: Aisholpan Nurgaiv, Rys Nurgaiv, Daisy Ridley

For centuries, the Kazakh nomads of the Altai Mountains have trained golden eagles to catch the animals they need for food and fur. It’s a tradition handed down from father to son.

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But now 13-year-old Aisholpan, the daughter of national champion Rys, demands to learn the secrets of hunting with eagles for herself.

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Strong, determined, devoted to her father but also one of the girls, she faces the dual challenges of coping with a wild animal and the scepticism of the older generation.

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Filmed in the stunning Mongolian countryside, with an English voice-over by Daisy Ridley, this is one of the most inspirational documentaries you’ll ever see!

 

The Guardian’s effusive Review can be read here (with, of course, a link to a trailer), while

The US Trailer (why are all the trailer clips posted on the internet from the US theatrical releases?) is below:

 

 

David Lean Cinema, Croydon on Tuesday 14th February 2017

Show starts at 7.30PM, Ticket prices: £8.00 & £6.50 (concessions)

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Date:
14 February
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:20 pm
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Venue

David Lean Cinema
Croydon Clocktower, Katharine St
Croydon, CR9 1ET
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