Fara (film)

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Fara (film).jpg
Film poster
Directed by Abay Karpykov
Produced by Boris Airapetyan
Written by Boris Airapetyan
Leila Akhinzhanova
Starring Farhat Abdraimov
Music by Boris Airapetyan
Cinematography Aleksei Berkovich
Release date
  • 1 July 1999 (1999-07-01)
Running time
89 minutes
Country Russia
Language Russian

Fara (Russian: Фара) is a 1999 Russian drama film directed by Abay Karpykov. It was entered into the 21st Moscow International Film Festival where Farhat Abdraimov won the Silver St. George for Best Actor.[1]


Fara is a good-natured fat man, the son of the murdered bank director. As a child, the boy was disabled, and only his sole friend Bob at the cost of his life helped to get the boy to his feet. Fara's father left him a legacy of millions on a secret account. Mafia's goal becomes to learn the code to it. Then a strange woman appears with a sick child whose life supposedly can only be saved by means of an immediate and very expensive operation ...



  1. ^ "21st Moscow International Film Festival (1999)". MIFF. Archived from the original on 22 March 2013. Retrieved 24 March 2013. 

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