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The River (2018)

Ozen (original title)
A portrait of five brothers living on a farm on the Kazakh plains, where the sudden intrusion of the modern world brings corruption, temptation and deceit.

Director:

Emir Baigazin

Writer:

Emir Baigazin
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Cast

Cast overview:
Zhalgas Klanov Zhalgas Klanov ... Aslan
Zhasulan Userbayev Zhasulan Userbayev ... Yerlan
Ruslan Userbayev Ruslan Userbayev ... Tourlan
Bagdaulet Sagindikov Bagdaulet Sagindikov ... Mourat
Sultanali Zhaksybek Sultanali Zhaksybek ... Kenjeh
Kuandyk Kystykbayev Kuandyk Kystykbayev ... Father
Aida Iliyaskyzy Aida Iliyaskyzy ... Mother
Eric Tazabekov Eric Tazabekov ... Kanat
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A portrait of five brothers living on a farm on the Kazakh plains, where the sudden intrusion of the modern world brings corruption, temptation and deceit.

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Country:

Kazakhstan | Poland | Norway

Language:

Kazakh | Russian

Release Date:

12 May 2019 (Portugal) See more »

Also Known As:

O Rio See more »

Filming Locations:

Kazakhstan

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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The film premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in September 2018. See more »

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Pretentious and banal.
24 January 2019 | by cochaSee all my reviews

It looks even like a parody to all the art house films.


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