Fariz AKHMEDOV
Фариз АХМЕДОВ
Fariz AKHMEDOV
Russia, 2010, 12mn 
Colour, documentary
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Наследство

 

 Heritage

 Héritage

 
Directed by : Fariz AKHMEDOV (Фариз АХМЕДОВ)
Writing credits : Esmira AYUB (Эсмира АЙЮБ)
Cinematography : Farid SHAMIL oglu (Фарид ШАМИЛЬ оглу)
Companies : VGIK, Studio «Bir addim film»
 
format : Video

Awards :
Third Best Documentary Film Open Film Festival for students and beginners, Moscow (Russia), 2011

Plot synopsis
Since childhood the 9th form pupil Ali has worked at the salt lake. At first he mostly watched his father but now he does almost all the work himself. Although the father still helps him just like many years ago his own father, Ali’s grandfather, used to help him. Ali is one of the many young men in the village of Masazyr, who do not make choices as to what they will do when they grow up, how they will make a living. The reason is the salt lake, which has been inherited by generation after generation for many years. Yes, yes, things like this happen too. Someone inherits a house, a firm or a car but others get a whole lake…
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Open Film Festival for students and beginners, Moscow (Russia), 2011
- International Film Festival Tarkovski, Ivanovo (Russia), 2011
- International Human Rights Film Festival, Moscow (Russia), 2011
- Film Festival of CIS countries, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia "Kinoshock", Anapa (Russia), 2011
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2011