HORSE THIEVES

By Yerlan NURMUKHAMBETOV, Lisa TAKEBA

HAKUHODO DY MUSIC & PICTURES INC. - as SALES China, Hong Kong, Korea, Macau, Mongolia, Taiwan

Drama - Completed 2019


Festivals
& Awards

Busan - BIFF/APM 2019
Opening Film
    • Year of production
    • 2019
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • JAPAN, KAZAKHSTAN
    • Languages
    • KAZAKH, RUSSIAN
    • Duration
    • 81 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Yerlan NURMUKHAMBETOV, Lisa TAKEBA
    • Synopsis
    • One morning, a man goes to a town market to sell his horses with the other villagers. After exchanging affectionate glances with his wife and leaving his children, the man goes to the market and is killed by horse thieves. The wife holds the man’s funeral and decides to return to her family with her kids. Then, another man who left her 8 years ago without leaving any notes appears and helps the woman move. Somehow, the son of the wife resembles the man. They go out on horseback together and bump into the horse thieves.
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