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3.8
658 Ratings

Ashik Kerib

აშიკ-ქერიბი

Soviet Union, 1988
Drama, Avant-Garde, History

Synopsis

Based on a poem by romantic poet Mikhail Lermontov, this is the story of the poor wandering singer Ashik Kerib, who falls in love with the daughter of a rich merchant. The latter then forces Ashib to roam the world for a thousand and one nights, to accumulate riches in order to marry her.

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Ashik Kerib Directed by Sergei Parajanov, Dodo Abashidze

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