Shaken AIMANOV
Шакен АЙМАНОВ
Chaken AIMANOV
USSR (Kazakhstan), 1968, 97mn 
fiction
Angel in a Turban
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Ангел в тюбетейке

 

 L’Ange à la Calotte

 Angel v tyubeteyke

 
Directed by : Shaken AIMANOV (Шакен АЙМАНОВ)
Writing credits : Shaken AIMANOV (Шакен АЙМАНОВ), Yakov ZISKIND (Яков ЗИСКИНД)
 
Cast
Amina UMURZAKOVA (Амина УМУРЗАКОВА) ...Tana
Alimgazy RAYNBEKOV (Алимгазы РАЙНБЕКОВ) ...Taylak
Yermek SERKEBAEV (Ермек СЕРКЕБАЕВ) ...Chingiz
Yuri SARANTSEV (Юрий САРАНЦЕВ) ...drunkman
 
Cinematography : Mark BERKOVICH (Марк БЕРКОВИЧ)
Production design : Juda VAYNSHTOK (Юда ВАЙНШТОК)
Music : Aleksandr ZATSEPIN (Александр ЗАЦЕПИН)
Production : Kazakhfilm
Release date in Russia : 21/08/1969
 
Site : IMDb

Plot synopsis
Taylak is a kind teacher of geography. People call him "Angel in a tubeteika, a traditional Central Asian skull cap," for his kind caring personality and also because he never parts with his traditional skull cap. One day his mother comes to Almaty to visit him. She decides that it's time her son got married and she starts to look for a bride for Taylak.
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Festival du film kazakhstanais, Paris (France), 2020