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Producers Afia Nathaniel, Cordelia Stephens, Mohammad Khalid Ali, Shrihari Sathe


Dukhtar is a drama/thriller set in Pakistan. A mother kidnaps her ten-year-old daughter to save her from the fate of a child bride. Their daring escape triggers a relentless hunt. As their pursuers close in on them, mother and daughter meet a cynical truck driver who offers an unlikely hope. Their destinies entwined, the trio embark on an epic journey through the stunning landscape of Pakistan where the quest for love and freedom comes with a price.

Dukhtar is a Cinereach grantee.