Magdana's Donkey

Direction
Year 
1956
Country
  • Georgia
Duration
71min 
Audio Tracks 
Subtitles 

In a small Georgian village at the beginning of the 20th century, a widow (Magdana) and her three children (Sopo, Mikho, and Kato) live in poverty, making ends meet by selling yoghurt in the city. The children find a sick abandoned donkey and bring it back to health and then the family's luck begins to change for the better. Then the donkey’s old owner (Mitua) sees the donkey in the city and wants it back...

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Details

  • Original title
    Magdanas lurja
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Carlo Gogodze
  • DOP
    Lev Sukhov, Aleksandre Digmelovi
  • Editing
    Vasil Dolenko
  • Music
    Archil Kereselidze
  • Duration
    71 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    1956
  • Country
    • Georgia
  • Colour
    • Black & White

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