In a remote village in Azerbaijan, a woman runs her one-
person household. She feeds her animals, tends the
garden, cleans the house and does the laundry by hand.
She’s nearly always alone as the days slip by. Then, after an
eightyear absence, her adult son Hilal arrives back at his
At first, the mother and her son fall back into the old familiar
patterns of their relationship. But then the conversations
start to flow, as well as the questions. What made Hilal want
to go to the city? How does he see his life?
This film will only be available in Docs for Sale on November 24, after its World Premiere.