Screening of the novel by the same name written by Lev Nussimbaum (1905-1942) aka Kurban Said, a Jewish writer who was born in Ukraine, had a childhood in Azerbaijan, fled to Germany and died in Italy, the film is a story of archetypal love , An impossible love that so many families do not resist, as is the case in such cases, but geography and history, education and culture.
The proximity of the war confuses the plans of the lovers and takes them through countries like Iran and Dagestan, where they try to protect their love. But anything removed from the equilibrium point they encountered threatens the relationship. Starting from the cultural differences, in each of them a struggle between love for the other and devotion to his country triggers.
Where will the two protagonists Ali (Adam Bakri) and Nino (María Valverde)? How long will their love resist? You will not regret a trip to their fascinating Asian world to find out the outcome …