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4.1
47 Ratings

Barzakh

Directed by Mantas Kvedaravičius
Lithuania, 2011
Documentary

Synopsis

In a Chechen city recovering after the war, a man disappears. As daily life goes on, those in search are drawn into a world where encounters with diviners and legal advisers, with the torturers and the tortured, with secret prisons and mythical lakes all become commonplace.

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Barzakh Directed by Mantas Kvedaravičius

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2011 | 2 wins including: Amnesty International Film Prize

2011 | 2 special mentions including: Prize of the Ecumenical Jury (Panorama)

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival

2011 | 2 wins including: FIPRESCI Prize