For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.


Directed by Zhanna Issabayeva
Kazakhstan, 2012


Talgat is 11 years old. He lives in absolute poverty in the suburbs of Almaty, Kazakhstan, along with his 6-year old sister, Gulya. Their parents spend their time drinking, while their uncle behaves like a 5-year old. In this desolate context, Talgat feels responsible for both his sister and uncle.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
Talgat Directed by Zhanna Issabayeva

Related films