Monday, 26 January 2009
Netania reports about the Kyrgyz film The Wedding Chest (also known as Сундук предков, L'Été d'Isabelle or Isabelle ou La rencontre inattendue).
According to Netania, the film "was so-so but features a very cute actor. It's about this Kyrgyz guy from an aul [= village] who lives in France and has a French girlfriend. He takes her to meet his extremely conservative parents, who are opposed to the match. It's a French-Kyrgyz co-production and it's got some silly French symbolic stuff in it, and there are some cultural inaccuracies and stereotypes with gutless-son-of-traditional-parents and oversexed French girls who smoke too much and wear revealing clothes, and the main character is a bit of a wanker, but he's VERY cute."
The main character, Aidar, is played by Bolot Tentimyshov:
Read a review of the film at KinoKultura.com!