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583 Ratings

Ashik Kerib


Soviet Union, Georgia, 1988


Wandering minstrel Ashik Kerib falls in love with a rich merchant’s daughter, but is spurned by her father and forced to roam the world for a thousand and one nights.

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Ashik Kerib Directed by Sergei Parajanov, Dodo Abashidze

Awards & Festivals

European Film Awards

1988 | Winner: Special Aspect

1988 | Nominee: Best Director

!f Istanbul International Independent Film Festival

1989 | Winner: Special Prize of the Jury

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