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Cholchu / Steppe Man

Synopsis: 

One steppe man is living far from the cities closely communicating with the nature. His farther teaches him all wisdom of the steppe life. After his farther death he met with the young woman who came from the village. Meeting with her is a new page in his life and a huge step into the big and unfamiliar life ahead...

Runtime: 
01:19:00
English subtitle: 
Yes

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Information for the Audience: 

Directors: Shamil Aliyev Writers: Vidadi Hasanov Producers: Shamil Aliyev Key cast: Salome Demuria, Bahruz Vagifoghlu, Vidadi Hasanov, Cavidan Mammadly

Screenings / Awards: 

Festival in which this film has already participated:

“ÇÖLÇÜ” (STEPPE MAN)

1.XXI “Kinoshok” Film Festival (Russia – Anapa, September 14-
22, 2012)
2.VIII Eurasia International Film Festival (Kazakhstan – Almaty,
2012)
3.V Didor International Film Festival (Tajikistan – Dushanbe, 2012)
Special Jury Diploma – “For Fairytale Reality”
4.XVI  Black  Nights  International  Film  Festival  (Estonia
– Tallinn, 2012)
5.35th Cairo International Film Festival (Egypt- Cairo, 2012)
6.13th Tbilisi International Film Festival (Georgia – Tbilisi, 2012)
7.XXIV Ankara International film Festival (Turkey –Ankara, March 14-24, 2013)
8.XXII International Film Festival “Golden Knight (Russia
– Khabarovsk. May 21-31, 2013,)
9.HUMAY – XXIII, National Awards (BEST FILM), May 2013

10.IX Kazan International Festival of Muslim Cinema, (Russia
– Tatarstan, September 5-11, 2013)
11.XIV  International  Telekinoforuma  "TOGETHER",  (YALTA

UKRAINE,  5-11  September,2013),  The  movie  "Steppe man",
"Azerbaijanfilm", Baku, Azerbaijan, - "For creative research."
12.62th   International   Film   Festival   Mannheim- Heidelberg
(Germany, 31 October – 10 November, 2013)
13.IV Malatya International Film Festival (Turkey, Malatya,
15- 21 November, 2013)
14.13th Dhaka International Film Festival (Dhaka, Bangladesh, January 10 – 18, 2014)
15.42th  International  film  festival  FEST  (Belgrade,
28th February till 9th of March)
16. Long Lıst of Best Foreign Language Film 86th Oskar Awards
17. V Cinema Mundi International Film Festival, 20.02 -02.03. 2014, Brno, Czech Republic
18. 15th Rainbow Film Festival, from Sunday 25 May to 1
June 2014, London, UK
Awarded "Best Feature Film"
19. 3rd Madrid International Film festival 2014 (11 -19
July, 2014, Madrid – Spain)
20.  Salento Beynəlxalq Film Festivalı (21-28 JUNE,
2014, Tricase, ITALY)
21. «FRIENDS’MOVIE » INTERNATIONAL FILM FORUM (September 21-25 Moscow, Russia)
22. «INDIAN CINE FILM FESTIVAL- 2014. 27 September, Lonavala, Mumbai-Pune (INDIA)
23. «INTERNATIONAL MOVIE AWARDS - 2014», 24th September,

Jakarta, Indonesia

24. 3. Van Lake International Film Festival, 23-29 september
2014, Van, Turkey

3. Uluslararası Van Gölü Film Festivalı, 23-29 sentyabr, 2014. Van, Türkiyə

İNCİ KEFALI ÖDÜLÜ / PEARL MULLET AWARD

EN İYİ CİNEMA FİLMİ –ÇÖLÇÜ / BEST FEATURE FILM – STEPPE MAN EN İYİ YÖNETMEN – ŞAMİL ƏLİYEV (ÇÖLÇÜ)/ BEST DIRECTOR – SHAMIL ALIYEV (STEPPE MAN)
EN İYİ SSENARYO – VİDADİ HASANOV (ÇÖLÇÜ)/ BEST SCREENWRITER

– VIDADI HASANOV (STEPPE MAN)

EN İYİ KADIN OYUNÇU – SALOME DEMURİA (ÇÖLÇÜ) / BEST

ACTRESS (STEPPE MAN)
25. AKBUZAT INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL of NATIONAL and ETHNIC FILMS, 27-29 November, UFA, (BASHKORTOSTAN – RUSSIA, 2014)

26. II NOIDA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL -2015, (INDIA – DELHI. 14 FEBRUARY 2015) BEST DIRECTOR – JURY, SHAMIL ALIYEV
27. IX BYRON BAY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, (AUSTRALIA

- BYRON BAY, 6-9 MARCH, 2015)

28.  WORLD FILM AWARDS -2015 (INDONESIA, JAKARTA. 4-19 June,
2015)
“GOLDEN WORLD AWARDS 2015”, Steppe man, directed by Shamil
Aliyev - International film
29. BUCHAREST BLACK SEA ART FESTIVAL (19-25 MAY) Bucharest

– Romania

30. CALCUTTA INTERNATIONAL CULT FILM FESTIVAL (INDIA), Month March 2017, BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE FILM (ƏN YAXŞI BƏDİİ FİLM)
NOMINATED GOLDEN FOX AWARD

31. "CayFilm" Cayman Islands International Film Festival

(USA, 30 June-03 July, NOMINATED GREAT CAYMAN 2017
32. ALANYA “KRYSTAL CASTLE” INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (TURKEY, 01-09 MAY, 2017)
33. CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL ARTHOUSE FILM FESTIVAL BLOWUOP FILM FEST – 2017, OFFICIAL SELECTION
34. CALCUTTA INTERNATIONAL CULT FILM FESTIVAL (INDIA, 2017,

GOLDEN FOX AWARD - BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE FILM

35. THE MOVIE AWARDS GODDESS NIKE FILM FESTIVAL. ANNUAL EDITION 2017. OFFICIAL SELECTION

36. CULT CRITIC MOVIE AWARDS. 2018 January Monthly. Kolkata (INDIA)
BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE FILM

37. 6th VIRGIN SPRING CINEFEST. 2018 February Monthly

BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE FILM (KOLKATA, INDIA)

38. CULT CRITIC MOVIE AWARDS 2018. (KOLKATA, INDIA)

    JEAN LUK GODARD AWARDS (Best Feature Film)
39. CINE AUTOR 2018 (SPAIN)
    BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILM

40. VIRGIN SPRING CINEFEST
    GOLDEN GALAXY AWARD 2018
    Narrative Feature (Kolkata, INDIA 29 November 2018)

41. WORLDFILM FESTIVAL 2018 (1-31 December) 
    FEATURE DRAMA WINNER - Steppe Man
42. Italiano- Azerbaijan International Film Festival (Azerbaijan – Baku, 25-30 january 2019)

43. L’Age d’Or International Arthouse Film Festival (LIAFF), 2019  (INDIA) January monthly
BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE / Лучший Художественный фильм («Степняк»),
BEST DIRECTOR / Лучший режиссер (Шамиль Алиев),
Best actress / Лучшая актриса (Саломе Демуриа),
Best supporting acter / Лучший актер второго плана (Видади Гасанов)

44. CROWN WOOD INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2019
    January Monthly (INDIA)
    BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE / Лучший Художественный фильм
    BEST DIRECTOR / Лучший режиссер (Шамиль Алиев)
45. Dumbo Film Festival 2019 (USA)
    OFFICIAL SELECTION
46. Oniros Film Awards 2019, Monthly Edition (May)
    OFFICIAL SELECTION – Best Director
47. Oniros Film Awards 2019, Monthly Edition (Italy)
    Best Feature Film
48. Accolade Global Film Competition 2019 (USA)
    WINNER – AWARD OF MERIT SPECIAL MENTION
49. Florence Film Awards 2019 (Italy)
    Best Feature Film
50. Depth of Field International Film Festival 2019 (USA)
    Exceptional Merit
51. Near Nazareth Festival 2019
    Best Actors, Director Shamil Aliyev
52. Mahul Wood International Film Festival 2019 (Monthly Edition) (INDIA)
    Best Narrative Feature Film
53. European Screen Awards 2019 (Indonezia)
Best Feature Film – Platinium Award
54. ROYAL WOLF FILM AWARDS 2019 (USA, Los-Angeles)
    BEST FOREİGN FEATURE – June 2019
55. ONIROS FILM AWARDS 2019 – May Monthly (ITALY)
    BEST FEATURE FILM – STEPPE MAN (Director Shamil)
    FINALIST – BEST DIRECTOR Shamil Aliyev
56. ONIROS FILM AWARDS 2019 (ITALY)
    FINALIST – Best of Year
 

Directed by: 
Shamil Aliyev
Cast: 
Steppe Man - Bahruz Vagifoghlu Girl - Salome Demuria Old Steppe Man - Vidadi Hasanov Young Steppe Man - Cavidan Mammadly
Produced by: 
Mushfig Hatamov
Music by: 
Rauf Aliyev
Cinematography by: 
Rafig Guliyev
Film Editing by: 
Rafig Guliyev, Farid Akhundov
Art Direction by: 
Rafig Nasirov, Ibarhim Aminov
Set Decoration by: 
Rafig Nasirov
Costume Design by: 
Aygun Aliyeva
Release Date: 
Sunday, August 12, 2012
Official sites: 
www.azerbaijanfilm.az
Total votes: 119

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