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91 Ratings


Belgium, Germany, 2006
Drama, Fantasy


In the snow-swept Mongolian steppes plague strikes the animals and the nomads are forcibly relocated to desolate mining towns. Bagi saves the life of a beautiful coal thief, Zolzaya, and together they reveal the plague was a lie fabricated to eradicate nomadism. A sublime revolution ensues.

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Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2006 | Winner: Luigi De Laurentiis Award

Toronto International Film Festival

2007 | Honorable Mention: Cultural Innovation Award

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