December 16, 2016
Genre(s): Adventure, Family, Documentary
When news of Aisholpan Nurgaiv's exploits hit the internet, people were overwhelmed by the 13-year-old's moxie and strength. Following in the tradition of her family, this young girl is poised to become the first female eagle hunter in her Kazakh clan. In this documentary, Aishoplan and her family grapple with many of the same issues that are happening all around the world, except her situation is extremely heightened. In a rare glimpse of a society that rarely reveals itself to the outside world, the audience is allowed to experience the fears and joy of this remarkable young woman.