In Ulan Bator, Mongolia, the cur Baatar is shot by a hunter hired by the authorities to get rid off the dogs in the city. Its soul recalls its life, when it was a shepherd dog of a family ... See full summary »
Reviews
7 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Nyam Dagyrantz
Banzar Damchaa ...
Narrator
Baatar Galsansukh
Purevdavaa Oyungerel
Jamyansuren Oyunstingel
Edit

Storyline

In Ulan Bator, Mongolia, the cur Baatar is shot by a hunter hired by the authorities to get rid off the dogs in the city. Its soul recalls its life, when it was a shepherd dog of a family and was abandoned in the field and walked to the city. Then it recalls when it meets a young woman that is near to have a baby. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary

Edit

Details

Language:

Release Date:

16 September 1998 (Canada)  »

Also Known As:

Kulkukoirana Mongoliassa  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

|

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Awesome filming. Sort of a surrealistic feel to it.
3 November 2000 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

The movie is one of the best looking ones i'we ever seen. Some of the scenes in here take your breath away. The story is about a dog that dies and its spirit wanders to find its owner. But the story isn't very important here (at least to me it wasn't). It's sort of a picture collection of Mongolia. Lot's of great scenes with a surrealistic feel. Add some very good sound/music and there you have it.

I loved it. But don't watch it if you want something to cheer you up. They haven't exactly picked the nicest places. Almost everything looks deteriorated and polluted. Enjoy!


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
DVD or VHS? werthammer
Discuss State of Dogs (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?