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Movie Review: 'Since Otar Left'

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Movie Review: 'Since Otar Left'

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Movie Review: 'Since Otar Left'

Movie Review: 'Since Otar Left'

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In the French film Since Otar Left, a mother and daughter conspire to hide tragic news from 90-year-old grandmother Eka. The film, which won the Grand Prize at Cannes in 2003, explores the poignant interplay between the three generations of women in the former Soviet republic of Georgia. Los Angeles Times film critic Kenneth Turan has a review.

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