Mankurt (1990)

Genres - Drama  |   Run Time - 86 min.  |   Countries - Turkmenistan , United States   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Clarke Fountain

In this dramatic political allegory, a Turkmenian soldier fights against those who would conquer his homeland. Instead of dying in battle, he is captured and is tortured and brainwashed, becoming a fanatical servant of the conquerers - so much so, that he unknowingly kills even his beloved mother, who has come to rescue him from his captivity.



soldier, allegory, brainwashing, capture, homeland, mother