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Born to Pakistani immigrants, 16-year-old Nisha is a Norwegian teenager. One day, her father, a stickler for tradition who fears being judged by others, finds her in her room with a boy. He decides to send her by force to Pakistan to be brought up by an aunt and uncle. Filmed in Europe and in Rajasthan, this autobiographical story had its world première at the Toronto Film Festival.

  • Swiss Premiere
  • Fiction
  • Norway, Germany, Sweden, India
  • 2017 | 106 min. | DCP | Colour
  • Language : Norwegian | Urdu
  • Subtitles :
Cast & Crew
Iram Haq
Nadim Carlsen
Anne Østerud
Janus Billeskov Jansen
Lorenz Dangel
Martin Pedersen
Michael Kaczmarek
Adil Hussain
Ekavali Khanna
Rohit Saraf
Nawabi Estanegzai
Maria Mojdeh
Maria Ekerhovd
Production Company
, Zentropa International Sweden
Print Contact
Praesens-Film AG
Dave Schnell
Iram Haq
Norway, Pakistan, 1976
    2002 Actress: Borettslaget (TV Series, first of 6 roles)
2004 Screenwriter and actress: Trofast (short)
2009 Little Miss Eyeflap (short)
2013 I Am Yours (awarded at Les Arcs and Trondheim)
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Conception: Asphalte Design - Développement: Bluesystem