A Woman Captured


Director: Bernadett Tuza-Ritter
Year: 2017
Duration: 89
Language: Hungarian
 
A European woman has been kept by a family as a domestic slave for 10 years.She is one of over 45 million victims of modern dayslaverytoday. Drawing courage from the filmmaker’s presence, she decides to escape the unbearable oppression and become a free person.
 
World premiere – IDFA Feature Length Competition
Official selection – Sundance Film Festival 2018

 
Hungarian Film Critics Award – Best Documentary
Boston Global Cinema Film Festival – Best Documentary Feature Film
Millenium Film Festival Brussels – Objectif de Bronze / Best Film for Human Rights
Hungarian Film Award – Best Documentary
ZagrebDox – Special Mention
Ismailia Int’l Film Festival – The Jury Prize 
goEast Film Festival – The International Critics Prize (FIPRESCI)  
Internationales Frauenfilmfestival Dortmund|Köln – Audience Award
CROSSING EUROPE Filmfestival Linz –  Best Documentary Award
CineDOC Tbilisi IDFF- Civil DOC Award
The Amnesty International Award for Best Human Rights Special Mention – Millennium Docs Against Gravity Film Festival
Special Mention – Sheffield Doc/Fest