My Kith And Kin
My Kith And Kin

My Kith And Kin

Director Rodion Ismailov

Production year 2012

Length 63min.

Country Russia /Azerbaijan


Lolita is the one who bears two cultures, as her mother is Russian and her father is Azerbaijani. This is a lyrical story about a girl, who goes to Azerbaijan for the very first time to meet her father’s parents. She wants to know as much as she can about traditions, culture and morals of her Azerbaijani relatives. Her first acquaintance with Azerbaijan is the main plot of this documentary movie.


Best Documentary Film | Almaty IFF Shaken's Stars, Kazakhstan, 2013

Best Feature-Length Documentary Film | IFF Message to Man, Russia, 2013

Best Anthropological Film | Russian Anthropological FF, Russia, 2013

Special Jury Mention | LET'S CEE FF, Austria, 2013


Rodion Ismailov
Rodion Ismailov



Rodion Ismailov, Svetlana Dalskaya, Elchin Musaoglu, Khagani Gashimov


Rodion Ismailov

Director of Photography

Mikhail Gorobchuk

Music by

Vladimir Kuptsov


Mikhail Alekseenkov


Svetlana Lyadvina, Alla Davydova

Production company(ies)

DC Film, Sinema Evi

Rodion Ismailov

Rodion Ismailov was born in Azerbaijan. In 1998, graduated from Saint Petersburg State University of Cinematography and Television, specialized in film-directing. In 1997, he founded Deboshir Film Studio.


Nomads (2010), My Kith and Kin (2012).

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