MOVE

By Marat SARULU

MANDALA FILMS COMPANY - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2014

In the village, in a small house by the river, old man lived with his granddaughter. They live a simple life, in mutual consent and harmony with the surrounding world. A daughter of an old man living in the city and doing everything in order to survive in a hostile social environment.

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Tallinn Black Nights IFF 2014
Competition Best Director
    • Year of production
    • 2014
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • KYRGYZSTAN
    • Languages
    • KYRGYZ
    • Duration
    • 155 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Marat SARULU
    • Producer(s)
    • Marat SARULU (MANDALA FILMS COMPANY)
    • Synopsis
    • In the village, in a small house by the river, old man lived with his granddaughter. They live a simple life, in mutual consent and harmony with the surrounding world. A daughter of an old man living in the city and doing everything in order to survive in a hostile social environment. She asks her father to sell a house in the village and move to live with her in the city. The old man hardly agrees persuaded by his daughter, and moved to live with him granddaughter in the city. However, it soon discovered that the old man’s daughter took a bank loan and mortgaged his home. She just does not have time to repay the loan to the bank and her family lost their home. Old man’s daughter, trying to get out of this situation leads her daughter to her ex-husband, but he refuses to take her to his house, even temporarily.

      Then she makes a desperate attempt to attach to his daughter first one relative and then to another, but to no avail. In horror and despair she attaches his father in a nursing home, and the daughter in an orphanage, and she went to Russia to work. Unable to bear the separation from her granddaughter, the old man comes out of the nursing home and goes to the orphanage to see his granddaughter. Covered by the memories of his lost home, they are sadly huddled together. One evening the girl runs away from an orphanage and comes to urban wasteland. Shepherd chases past her sheep and girl for a long time looking after him, until the night comes, in which the girl disappears.
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