THE EXAM (Ezmûn)

2021

Spielfilm, 89 min

Deutschland, Autonome Region Kurdistan - Irak, Katar

 

Buch: Shawkat Amin Korki, Mohamed Reza Gohari

Regie: Shawkat Amin Korki

Produzent: Mehmet Aktas

Ko-Produzent: Fouad Jalal

Produktion: mîtosfilm in Ko-produktion mit Masti Films

Unterstützt durch: Cultural Ministry of City of Culture - Suleymaniya, Doha Film Institute, Republic Iraq - Ministry of Culture - Iraqi Cinema and Theater Foundation

 

Weltpremiere: 55th Karlovy International Vary Film Festival

 

World Sales: Arthood Entertainment

 

Rojin is a young Kurdish-Iraqi woman about to take the university entrance exam. Rojin’s unhappily married older sister Shilan decides to help her pass at any cost, hoping to give her a more emancipated life. Thus, the sisters inevitably become entangled in a huge network of corruption that connects all parts of society.