After living as an immigrant in the USA for 15 years, Azat flies to Kyrgyzstan to his family village. His father, Murat, died in the USA a year ago. It was his dying wish to pay back the money he owed to the villagers. Azat discovers the family home derelict. Choro, the younger brother of Murat, and their relations left a long time ago. Despite most villagers not liking him, Azat repairs the family home and repays the money his father owed. One day, Choro, who was imprisoned because of Murat, arrives and the most important question about Murat's will is decided.

Followed by Q & A with Producers and Directors


Official Submission for Best Foreign Language Film - Kyrgyzstan

Genre: Drama

Duration: 112 minutes

Year: 2016

Country: Kyrgyzstan

Director: Bakyt Mukul, Dastan Zhapar uulu

Producers: Gulmira Kerimova, Ermek Mukul

Language(s): Kyrgyz

Subtitles: English

Screenplay: Dastan Zhapar uulu, Bakyt Mukul

Cinematographer: Akjol Bekbolotov

Editor: Aktan Ryskeldiev

Sound: Nurlan Razakulov, Nurlan Kamchybekov

Principal Cast: Iman Mukul (Azat), Маrат Аlyshbaiev (Bek), Тааlаi Каsyмаliyev (Kasen), Bakyt Mukul (Choro), Амаnтur Abdysalam uulu (Zhoki), Тynаrа Аbdrazaeva (Asylkan), Diаnа Sabyrbekova (Aiperi)


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