Thomas Moritz Helm
Anaïs Lloret, Reka Valerik
Belgium, France | 2021 | 51’ | Doc | O.V. English, Chechenian, French and Flemish with Spanish and English subtitles
Khavaj, a young MMA (Mixed martial art) fighter, fled Chechnya when his brother discovered his homosexuality and promised to kill him, under the persecution of Kadyrov’s regime.
More than mastery, pure cinematic virtuosity in this hair-raising story. Not to be missed.