Letters from the Pamirs

Letters from the Pamirs
Janyl Jusupjan
Kyrgyzstan, France, Tajikistan | 2016 | 103 min.


Category: Journeys to Freedom

The Kyrgyz people in Jerge-Tal district of Tajikistan, seek a path of peaceful coexistence with Tajiks, which requires an abiding respect and acceptance of difference. Their success, albeit qualified, is a rarity within Central Asia, which has been the setting for sobering devastation in the last 150 years – colonial and political ambitions, wars, ethnic rivalries and economic disparities. Through her encounters with locals in Western Pamirs, the Kyrgyzstani film maker Janyl Jusupjan is witness to their daily lives – their stories and their suffering; and their pride. Thus the film chronicles the day-to-day energy of a world in upheaval.

Projection

08. 03. 20:00 Ponrepo International premiere Debate with guests Tickets
09. 03. 19:30 Evald Debate with guests Tickets
13. 03. 22:00 Lucerna - Small Hall Tickets

Director

Janyl Jusupjan

Filmography:
Documentary debute

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