Feature film debut of Russian director Elizaveta Stishova, shot on location in Central Asia by the famous Romanian cinematographer Tudor Vladimir Panduru. Suleiman is a popular name of a small mountain near Issyk-Kul lake and cities of Osh and Bishkek. This is a place of prayers for locals, they come to the mountain to ask for health, love and happiness. What does Uluk, an orphanage kid, ask for? Happiness in his difficult foster family: father Karabas cannot choose between his first wife Zhipara (who calls herself Uluk's mother) and Turganbyubyu, his second wife pregnant with his child. The two women fight for a man's love while moving around the country in an old truck.
The screening will be introduced by director Elizaveta Stishova and producer Elena Yatsura