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Curious Girl, A

Original title: Jaalgedi
German title: Ein neugieriges Mädchen
Nepal, France, 2017, 14 min.

Director: Rajesh Prasad Khatri
Production company:
Shooney Films
Kathmandu, Nepal

Age recommendation: 9 years and up
Film genre: Feature film

High up in a Nepalese highland village, the children drive their cattle out to pasture. In these imposing natural surroundings they spend their days singing, playing and guarding the animals. When two backpackers suddenly turn up, the children are filled with astonished excitement – and Jaalgedi is especially curious. But in all her amazement and fascination for the two strangers, she forgets to keep an eye on the cows.

Generation 2018 (awarded)
Busan International Film Festival 2017 (awarded)


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