A still image from the documentary The Eagle Huntress. The film follows teenager Aisholpan Nurgaiv, the first female in a traditionally male role, as she trains a golden-eagle chick to hunt in Mongolia. Asher Svidensky/Kissaki Films hide caption toggle caption Asher Svidensky/Kissaki Films Opinion 13.7: Cosmos And Culture Teenage 'Eagle Huntress' Overturns 2,000 Years Of Male Tradition January 28, 2016 A charismatic teenage girl from Mongolia inspires this year's Sundance Film Festival. Aisholpan Nurgaiv and her family talk with anthropologist Barbara J. King.