AGA'S HOUSE

SHPIA E AGËS

By Lendita ZEQIRAJ

N'ART FILMS - as PROD

Drama - Post-Production 2019

A young boy living in a house of women must race to save a house-guest who is teaching him Serbian, so that he can continue the search for his missing father.

    • Year of production
    • 2019
    • Genres
    • Drama, First film, Social issues
    • Countries
    • KOSOVO, CROATIA, ALBANIA, FRANCE
    • Languages
    • ALBANIAN
    • Budget
    • 0.3 - 0.6 M$
    • Duration
    • 110 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Lendita ZEQIRAJ
    • Synopsis
    • Aga, a 9-year-old boy is secretly struggling to find his missing father, while living with five frantic women in the refuge house outside the city. He tries to make money by selling cigarettes on the street, where he meets Cera, an arrogant and abusive person who has a restraining order to get near the house because of molesting behavior towards one of the women. But when one of the women attempts a suicide, he is the only one around to help Aga bring her to the hospital. On their way to the hospital, Aga reveals his secret task to find his father, while Cera talks about growing up with his abusive father. They establish a weird relationship, between violence and affection, while women in the house are worried of getting in trouble because of the ethnic minority woman that attempted suicide.
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