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The Store

by Olzhas Zhanaydarov

​translated by John Freedman
directed by Alfredo Narciso

The Store tells the story of a young Kazakh girl who leaves home for Moscow, where she gets a job in a grocery store owned by a Kazakhstani immigrant. This true story explores the relationships between owner and employee, mistress and slave, and tyrant and rebel.