An unrepentant prodigal son straight out of a Russian jail returns to his hometown, Asht, to help his mother die with dignity. But his debts in his hometown are many and long overdue, the townspeople are tough on him, giving him more than he expected from the quiet village.
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D'un lointain pays de l'Est, plus précisément du fascinant Tadjikistan, nous vient cette sympathique comédie décalée, tournée avec trois fois rien, deux bouts de ficelles et quelques autochtones fort convaincants, pour notre plus grand contentement... www.cinefiches.com