Amnesty, an Albanian film

Amnesty, an Albanian film

The Raindance Film Festival, Europe’s leadng independent film festival, to be held in London from 28th September – 9th October.

This year an Albanian film ‘Amnesty’ will be screened. Raindance is a chance for Albanians living in England to see films from their home country.  Screening: Thursday 29 September 18:15, All Tickets £10.00.

Amnesty, FEATURE, **UK Premiere**, Country: Albania, Running time: 83 mins, Director: Bujar Alimani, Cast: Luli Bitri, Karafil Shena, Todi Llupi.

Synopsis: For the first time in Albania, a new law is passed that allows sexual intercourse for married couples inside Tirana prison. Elsa travels once a month, from distant Pogradec, to meet her husband at the prison. Spetim also visits the same prison to meet with his wife. A love story between the two visitors will start to grow from the prison walls, until the new Amnesty ruling for the prisoners makes it very difficult for them both.

Booking and more info:

http://www.raindance.co.uk/site/index.php?id=542,7678,0,0,1,0