A Dark, Dark Man

A boy is killed in an aul (Kazakh village). Detective Bekzat wants to end an investigation quickly: a crime perpetrator is already found by local police officers after all. But when a journalist from the city comes, everything falls apart. Now Bekzat must conduct a real investigation, following procedure, for the first time in his career.

Genre Drama
Country of production Kazakhstan
Year of production 2019
Film running time (min.) 130
Director Adilkhan YERZHANOV
Executive producer Akan SATAYEV, Ernar KURMASHEV
Producer Serik ABISHEV, Olga KHLASHEVA
Associate Producer Tolegen Baitukenov
Scriptwriter Adilkhan YERZHANOV, Roelof Jan MINNEBOO
Director of Photography Aydar SHARIPOV
Editor Adilkhan YERZHANOV
Art director Yermek UTEGENOV
Sound director Ilya GARIYEV
Composer Galymzhan MOLDANAZAR
Principle cast  Bekzat - Daniyar ALSHINOV, Ariana - Dinara BAKTYBAYEVA, Pukuar - Teoman KHOS
Production company Astana Film Fund, Short Brothers, Arizona Productions



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