- The Engagement Ring
name = The Engagement Ring
producer = Gara Gaya Film Studio
Vagif Samadoghlu, Ramiz Azizbeyli, Orkhan Sadigov
Afag Bashirgyzy, Rafael Dadashov, Firangiz Rahimbeyova, Valeh Karimov
runtime = 96 min.
country = AZE
language = Azeri
The Engagement Ring ( _az. Bəxt Üzüyü) is a full-length
Azerbaijanicomedy film released in 1991. The film plot is based on the same-titled novel by Azerbaijani writer Vagif Samadoghlu.
The plot is built around the story of "Sara" (played by Gulshad Bakhshiyeva), who is married to an orphaned alcoholic "Huseyn" (played by Ayshad Mammadov), losing her engagement ring during the family vacation at a country house near
Baku. Sara suspects her yard neighbors of stealing the ring, and it does not take long before neighbors start fighting with each other. The story further reveals the ills and corruption of society at the end of Soviet period, disintegration of old social values, relationships between neighbors living in hidden envy of each other.
* Valeh Karimov ("Moshu"),
* Ayshad Mammadov ("Huseyn")
* Gulshad Bakhshiyeva ("Sara")
* Nasir Sadigzade ("Tanribey")
* Mukhtar Maniyev ("Zyrpy")
* Jahangir Novruzov ("Police Chief")
Azerbaijani films of the 1990s
* [http://www.firangiz.com Firangiz Rahimbeyova's Website]
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