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The Children of Genghis (2017)

Chingisiin huuhduud (original title)
G | | Adventure, Family | 2017 (USA)
The Mongolian people from long ago have had a tradition of three cultural games that have always been around during the time of festivities. Mongolian wrestling, racing horses and archery ... See full summary »

Director:

Zolbayar Dorj (as D. Jolbayar)

Writers:

Zolbayar Dorj (as D. Jolbayar), Buyantsogt Ganbold (assistant writer) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dorjsambuu Dambii Dorjsambuu Dambii ... Byamba Dambii
Dorj Dambii Dorj Dambii ... Uuganaa Dambii
Sharavdorj Dambii Sharavdorj Dambii ... Ulaanaa Dambii
Brittany Belt ... Sarah Jones ( UNICEF officer)
Batmend Baast Batmend Baast ... Dambii
Ankhnyam Ragchaa ... Tsetsegee (Dambii's wife)
Batnairamdal Tsewegjaw Batnairamdal Tsewegjaw ... Bold
Pvrewdorj Natsagdorj Pvrewdorj Natsagdorj ... Sundui
Davaasamba Sharaw Davaasamba Sharaw ... Bor (The Old Man)
Davaasuren Zanabazar Davaasuren Zanabazar ... Altaa (sundui's Wife)
Choijilsvren Togtokh Choijilsvren Togtokh ... Khand (The Old Woman)
Nomin Davaasuren Nomin Davaasuren ... Delgermaa (Translator)
Enkhjavkhlan Gerelbayar Enkhjavkhlan Gerelbayar ... MFD Staff Member
Batnym Sambuu Batnym Sambuu ... Sarah's Driver
Ariunbolor Batsaikhan Ariunbolor Batsaikhan ... Bolor
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The Mongolian people from long ago have had a tradition of three cultural games that have always been around during the time of festivities. Mongolian wrestling, racing horses and archery were among the three traditional games. This story will focus on the horse racing tradition. The town's best horse race trainer Bold, has many people gathered at his house for a special announcement. Bold begins to brag about his horses and skills and how no one in town is better than him. Bold begins to talk about his most prized horse, the brown steed that still has yet to find its rider. After hearing this the townspeople recommend Dambii's eldest son Dorj to be the rider. Upon hearing this Boldoo decides to ask Dambii's son Dorj to be the rider for his horse. Dambii lives with his wife, Dolgor and three sons, Dorj (12 yrs old), Byambaa (8 yrs old) Nanzaa (4 yrs old) in the vast countryside in Mongolia. All of Dambii's sons have a knack for the horse. When Bold recruites Dambii's eldest son his ... Written by Zolbayar Dorj

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Genres:

Adventure | Family

Certificate:

G
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Country:

Mongolia

Language:

Mongolian

Release Date:

2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Chingesiin huuhduud See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,200,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$26,538,462, 28 March 2018
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Official submission of Mongolia for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 90th Academy Awards in 2018. See more »

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