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The Night of Arzu

Tawfiq Nizamidin

Release year: 2017

Run time: 30 mins

Film type: Fiction


One night in Beijing, a Uyghur boy called Mustafa is out with his friends. He meets a Uyghur girl with a headscarf. After spending the night with her, Mustafa has fallen deeply in love with her.


Director biography

Tawfiq NIZAMIDIN is an Uyghur director who studied film at Beijing Film Academy. In his films, he tells the story of the Uyghurs, a Turkish minority living in west China. He also attended the Bucheon Fantastic Film School in South Korea.