The Steppe Man
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Festival in Media
Section: Films Across Borders
Country: Azerbaijan 
Year: 2012
80 min, colour

Director: Shamil Aliyev Screenplay: Vidadi Hasanov Cinematography: Rafi g Guliyev Music: Rauf Aliyev Production Design: Rafig Nasirov, Ibrahim Aminov Editing: Rafig Guliyev Sound: Mehman Nadirov Producer: Mushfig Hatamov Cast: Bahruz Vagifoghlu, Salome Demuria, Vidadi Hasanov, Cavidan Mammadli   

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... 

Azerbaijanfilm Film Studio 

World Sales:
Nurfilm Producer Centre 



Shamil Aliyev

Screenwriter, producer and director Shamil Aliyev was born in 1960 in Baku, Azerbaijan. After graduating from Azerbaijan State Institute of Culture in 1989, he had worked as a film director at the "Azerbaijanfilm" state-owned movie studio. His first feature film CONFESSION was shot independently. As director he further worked on various national TV channels. He is a founder and director of NURFILM Producer Center.





2012 Steppe Man / Çölçü
2011 Free Ghosts (doc.)
2010 Mugam, Spirituals And Others (doc.)
2010 Trace of Gala / Iz Gala (doc.)
2009 Azerbaijan carpets / Azerbaycan Khalchasi (doc.)
2005 Baku- European Lyceum - Planet of Talents / Bal - Istedadlar Planeti (doc.)
2004 Motherland Starts from the Border / Veten Serhedden Bashlayir (doc.)
1999 Occasional Meeting / Tesadufi Gorush (short)
1992 Confession / Etiraf