16 GIRLS

KAZAKHSTAN / 2016

97 min / Kazakh dialogue with English and Russian subtitles

Director: KANAGAT MUSTAFIN
Producer: AIDARKHAN ADILBAYEV
Screenwriter: KANAGAT MUSTAFIN, ELENA LISASINA
Cinematographer: AIVAR KYDYRBAYEV
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Cast: BERIK AITZHANOV, ASHA MATAY, ANUAR NURPEISOV

Nurzhan and Salima dream of grandchildren and hasten their son Bauyrzhan to marry, but he thinks that one should marry only for love. The girl, whom the parents propose to him according to the old Kazakh custom of “bulkuda”, has a fiancé already. And it seems this story has no future. But aunt Kulyash needs a fur coat. New acquaintances, awkward situations, road adventures and romantic plots await the protagonists in their search for a big and beautiful coat.