Difret Synopsis
From executive producer Angelina Jolie comes the award-winning drama DIFRET, based on the true story of a young Ethiopian girl and a tenacious lawyer embroiled in a life-or-death clash.
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Movie Reviews

Shouldve been better

By gwalcott
Well acted by all, however, what should've been a dramatic and emotional story felt flat. Very little drama, emotion or suspense. And the cinematography was pretty weak....

Great movie that tackles a complex issue with beauty and dignity.

By hiewetsenghor
Beautiful story of courage and justice. Greatly appreciate the multidimensional depiction of Ethiopia that embraces both its beauty and its challenges. A great movie for teenagers to see. Wish...

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Rated NR
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Intense Ethiopian film makes case for girls'/women's rights.
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POSITIVE MESSAGES
POSITIVE ROLE MODELS
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
DRINKING & DRUGS