Thirteen-year-old Aisholpan trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle huntress. Viewers jaded by daily doses of digital dazzlement might not fully register the reality of the wonders they are witnessing. But that doesn’t, in theend, make The Eagle Huntress any less wonderful. –A.O. Scott, New York Times. (G) BAFTA Awards: Best Documentary Nomination; additional 8 wins and 18 nominations.
Reservations are strongly recommended. Tickets available online: http://billingsfarm.org/filmfest/ or by telephone: 802-457-2355 Monday-Friday 8:00A.M. - 4:30 P.M.; Saturday of the film: 10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
The film series will continue on selected Saturdays through April 7, 2018