A short drama about friendship and understanding, taking place in Semey, Kazakhstan. Berik, 33, blind and deformed due to radiation poisoning, spends his days at home alone, while his brother is at work. That is until Adil, 11, the smallest and least popular of the kids in the apartment block, turns up on Berik's doorstep looking for the local bully’s football, which he has lost.

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Daniel Joseph Borgman

Written by: Daniel Joseph Borgman

Produced by: Katja Adomeit

Cinematography: Niels Buchholzer

Editing: Dan Loghin

Original Score: Jonas Colstrup

Main Cast: Abdi Iskakov, Aziz Kaliev, Berik Sysdikow, Adil Mukataev

Nominations and Awards

  • European Short Film 2011