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Azghyin Ushtykzyn Azaby


In this Kazakh drama the boredom of an aimless Generation X-er in Alma-Ata is chronicled. The protagonist is a 20-year old poet adrift in his life. He spends his days writing, conversing with friends, visiting lovers, taking drugs and listening to opera. His mother's concerns about his laziness fall on deaf ears. Throughout the film, the boy begins pondering his life and becomes increasingly alienated from the world around him. He even begins to withdraw from his women and this creates problems for him...more