The Cut is a 2014 internationally co-produced drama film written and directed by Turkish-German filmmaker Fatih Akin. The film is about the experiences of a young Armenian by the name of Nazaret Manoogian in the light of the Armenian genocide and its repercussions in different parts of the world. Years after managing to survive the horrors of the genocide which claimed the lives of 1.5 million Armenians within the Ottoman Empire, Nazaret learns that his twin daughters may still be alive. Determined to find them, his search takes him on an epic journey from the Mesopotamian deserts and Havana to the barren and desolate prairies of North Dakota.

Venue: Labia on Orange, 68 Orange Street, Gardens
Time: Friday, 18th August at 6:15pm

Tickets: R40
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Germany (2014) 138 min. Multilingual with English subtitles.