THE MOTHER´S LAMENT OF MANKURT

On-screen version of the one of the most dramatic episodes of a legend about mankurt from the novel by Chingiz Aitmatov „The day as long as the century“. The film is based on real events which took place in the 9th century in Central Asia.

Kirgisistan 2004
Regie: Bakyt Karagulov
70 min, 35 mm, Farbe, OF mit engl. UT
Europäische Erstaufführung; In Anwesenheit von Bakyt Karagulov

2006, Archive, Feature Film, Fiction Film Competition, International Competition

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