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The Hunter


Directed by Serik Aprymov
France, Japan, 2004


In an isolated village in the Kazakhstan mountains, Erken, a boy of 12, lives with his mother, a beautiful and alluring single woman. One night, when the mother is visited by a hunter, Erken steals the latters horse and his gun to hold up a shop.

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The Hunter Directed by Serik Aprymov

Awards & Festivals

Locarno International Film Festival

2004 | 2 wins including: C.I.C.A.E. Award

2004 | 3rd place: Youth Jury Award