2019. 108 minutes. Kazakhstan, Poland and Norway. Kazakh/Russian with English subtitles
Director - Emir Baigazin.
HIFF Classification - 12A.
Emir Baigazin’s immersive family portrait tells the story of five young brothers who lead secluded lives under the strict watch of their controlling father. Their world is threatened when the boys accidentally discover the modern world. The beauty of The River lies in Baigazin's precision, which is evident in every moment.
An Lanntair Pocket Cinema - 11:00 on Friday the 13th of September.
Carinish Hall, North Uist - 19:30 on Friday the 13th of September.