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Directed by Rachid Benhadj
Italy, France, 2000


Set in a small Balkan nation, the film centers on Kalsan, a woman who has grown tired of the world. She runs a farm deep in the mountains with her granddaughter Elena, but their world is shattered by the arrival of Mirka, a boy in search of his mother.

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Mirka Directed by Rachid Benhadj

Awards & Festivals

Golden Globes (Italy)

2000 | Winner: Best Male Newcomer

2000 | 2 nominations including: Best Screenplay

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