Zana
  • Directors(s)

    Antonieta Kastrati

  • Production Year

    2019

  • Genre(s)

    Thriller, Drama

  • Approx. running minutes

    97m

  • Cast

    Fatmire Sahiti, Astrit Kabashi, Adriana Matoshi

Film

Zana

sexual violence, strong bloody images, domestic abuse

ZANA is a Kosovan drama in which a woman still grieving the loss of her child from wartime brutality is pressured to seek alternative fertility treatments by family members.

  • Directors(s)

    Antonieta Kastrati

  • Production Year

    2019

  • Genre(s)

    Thriller, Drama

  • Approx. running minutes

    97m

  • Cast

    Fatmire Sahiti, Astrit Kabashi, Adriana Matoshi

There are moments of threat where a woman has nightmares where she strokes the face of a bloody corpse, finds the body of a young girl who was shot, comes across a severed cow's head and a group of people grieving around a corpse covered in a blood-stained cloth.
A man forces himself upon his wife while she is in a trance-like state.
There is an undetailed verbal reference to a woman leaving her husband after he beat her.
There are scenes of moderate violence where a restrained woman is slapped across the face repeatedly by a healer who believes she is possessed. There is a scene of self-harm where a woman tries to take a number of pills to induce a miscarriage but is made to spit them out. There is a scene of implied animal killing where a chicken's head is cut with an axe off-screen.

TypeRuntimeDistributorClassification Date
ZanaFilm97m 0sMatchbox Films19/03/2021
  • Classified date

    19/03/2021

  • Language

    Albanian