Golshifteh Farahani (centre) in a still from Girls of the Sun.

Girls of the Sun film review: Golshifteh Farahani fights ISIS in all-female war movie

  • Loosely based on real events, Girls of the Sun follows an all-female battalion in the Kurdish army who fought against the Islamic extremists of ISIS
  • French director Eva Husson’s film is ragged at times, but it is hard not to be swept up by its celebration of the indomitable female spirit
Topic |   European films

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Golshifteh Farahani (centre) in a still from Girls of the Sun.
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