They belong to the armed wing of the PKK, the Kurdistan Workers’ Party, which is also an active guerrilla movement. The mission of these female fighters? Defend Kurdish territory in Iraq and Syria, and defeat ISIS.
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An eye-opening look into the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). There are some beautiful moments of joy and companionship between the female soldiers but most of the time you can feel the constant mortal danger they all face on a daily basis. It is a documentary that feels more like a narrative film. This is a tale of sacrifice, humanity, love and death. "Death is afraid of me. Therefore why should I fear death?"