Director: Muhiddin Muzaffar
Year: 2018
Duration: 105′
Language: Original Version – Spanish Subtitles
Genre : Drama


Since few years Armon, a grown up single child of 9 years old, struggles with a problem: he didn’t undergo the Circumcision which signifies a transition of a boy into a man, because his mother waits for Armon’s father to return from the labor migration. Meanwhile the boy becomes an outlaw in the traditional village in the Northern Tajikistan. This is the story of opposition and finding oneself.

Director’s Biography

Muhiddini Muzaffar (Juraev) is the founder and director of the ‘Sughd-cinema’ production house based in Khujand city of Tajikistan. He graduated in Acting for film and theater from Tajik State Art University in 2009. After the graduation and presently he works as an actor at T.Fozilova’s State Drama and Music Theatre in Konibodom, as well as was its Chief-Stage director in 2013-2015. He is a member of Filmmakers’ Union of Tajikistan and a participant of a number of international film and theater forums. He directed the following films –“Is it a life?”, “Kand”, “Ormonho”, “Paymon”, “The Bowl”, “12 years of expectation” and “Narrow”. He also has produced the documentaries “The Daughter of Saykhun”, “State holder” and “Umarako”.

Festivals and Awards

The Bowl:
2016: Dhaka International Film Festival
2016: International Open Central Asia Cultural Festival
2017: 10th Afghan International Film Festival in Sweden


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