O' Gengis


A family of Kalmyk nomads walks in the footsteps of their famous ancestor, Genghis Khan, on a dramatic journey of initiation along the ancient silk road. From Kalmykia to Kazakhstan, from Mongolia to the Siberian wastes, O Genghis! is a fictionalized documentary that follows these four pilgrims, spanning four generations, on an extraordinary voyage of adventure and discovery amidst some of the most spectacular scenery in the world and among peoples who still live at one with their traditions and in harmony with nature.

directorAlan Simon
productionCanal Plus
narrativeOmar Sharif (english version), Jean Reno (french version)
France - 2006

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