The movie "Sworn Virgin" directed by Laura Bispuri takes a close look at a subset of Albanian society where unmarried women pledge to bind their breasts together and live out their life as a man. The film stars Alba Rohrwacher ("I am Love") as after posing as a man for 14 years, she travels from Albania to Italy to reconnect with her estranged sister (Flonja Kodhel) and reclaim her sexuality.   89 minutes - in Albania and Italian with English subtitles.

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