The soldier is alive

Uzbek veteran Fazliddin Asliddinov lives in Samarkand, he is 99 years old. He is looking forward to the arrival of his eldest son, who left 20 years ago to work in Russia. The son finally arrives with unexpected news. A fellow soldier of his father named Grigory was found in Saint-Petersburg. The veterans call each other, Grigory said that he really wanted to visit Samarkand and meet his front-line friend. Now Fazliddin lives in anticipation of an old Russian soldier…

Uzbekistan, 2023, 10 min

Production: VGIK (Tashkent)

Language: Uzbek

Format: DCP

Scriptwriter:  Ali Khamraev

Director: Sherzod Nazarov

Producer: Sherzod Nazarov