Barzakh

Barzakh

Domestic title:
Barzakh
Category:
Documentaries
Information:
International co-production: Lithuania
Script:
Mantas Kvedaravicius
Director:
Mantas Kvedaravicius
Year:
2011
FFF support:
€25000
Budget:
€140000
Description:

In a Chechen city recovering from the war a man disappears. As daily life goes by, those in search are drawn into the world where encounters with diviners and legal advisors, with torturers and tortured, with secret prisons and mythical lakes become commonplace. When the disappeared do return in dreams, they are said to come from Barzakh – a land between the living and the dead.

Production:
International producer:
Aki Kaurismäki
Distribution:
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