Erkin Saliev


In a fishermen´s village on the shore of lake Issyk Kul pretty Rumia lives as a single mother of seven year old Aidai. The cheerful girl enjoys the summer in the idyllic landscape when one day a painter knocks at the neighbors‘ door. Although Rumia tries to keep her daughter away from the man who had already visited the town long time ago, the two feel connected and start spending time together.

Kyrgyzstan 2012
Regie: Erkin Saliev
74 min, DCP, Farbe, OmeU