Bengaluru International Film Festival - BIFFES

Synopsis

Taking its title from the name for an Afghan tribal council, Jirga follows a former Australian Special Forces soldier (Sam Smith) who is haunted by a tragic accident and returns to Afghanistan to make amends to a village family.


Awards

Won Best Film – Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards, CinefestOz (CinefestOZ Film Prize) | Nominated Best Film – Sydney Film Festival | Australia's Official Submission for the Best Foreign Language Film Category at Oscars 2019