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“በህግ ከሄደች በቅሎዬ ያለ ህግ የሄደች ጭብጦዬ...... ”
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In Ethiopia, “kolo temari” (wandering student) Gobeze is caught red handed and in bed with Aleme, the wife of the temperamental landlord Gonite. Neighbours halt the ensuing fight and an elder binds together the two men’s clothes, symbolically chaining them together in the traditional judicial process of “Atse Sirat” and tells them to stand trial in the Queen’s court. Meanwhile, with the sudden death of the Emperor Minilik, Queen of Kings, Zewditu Minilik, is crowned Queen. Enchained during their long journey, the two men traverse a number of challenges including keeping each other safe so that the experienced litigator Gonite and the inexperienced student Gobeze can stand trial before the new ruler, Queen Zewditu, and be vindicated.
Presented by habeshaview which is the international distributor for Enchained ( Synergy Habesha). habeshaview provides an IPTV service with contents focused on the Ethiopian and Eritrean communities worldwide.
Winner of Ethiopia’s Leza Award 2019 - for Best Film, Best Actor and Best Actress
Alem Cinema's 2019 Best Film Award
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