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ScriptAibek Daiyirbekov,
Sadyk Sher-Niyaz
CameraAkzhol Bekbolotov
DesignMaksat Bolotbekov
MusicZholdoshbek Apasov
ProducerTolkun Daiyirbekova,
Tanya Petrik,
Andrey Epifanov
CastTemirlan Smanbekov,
Omurbek Izrailov,
Saltanat Bakaeva
ProductionCentral Asia Film,
Cinetrain
CountryKyrgyzstan / Russia
Length93
Year2018
World salesCentral Asia Film
KYRGYZSTAN, RUSSIA
2018, 93'

THE SONG OF THE TREE
DARAK YRY

Director: AIBEK DAIYIRBEKOV
ThefirstKyrgyzmusicaltellsaboutthelifeandtragedyoftheKyrgyzvillage, itfocusesonsimpleyoungguy. Being expelled from his native village, he takes away the daughter of a local lord ("bai" in Kyrgyz language) with him, but is overtaken and beaten almost to death. He was destined to find himself and his fate, in order to reunite his people again.