Leaving Hong Kong (Pokidaya Blagouhayushuyu Gavan, i.e. Leaving Fragrant Harbour in Russian) is the movie directed by Suzanna Oorzhak, Sakha Theater stage director, and based on Iren Engelis’s script.
Shot on the EOS 5D Mark II camera. Released in 2011.
A young Siberian lady lives in Hong Kong. She wears a manga dress and feels herself as a part of the mordern civilization. One day she realizes she is loosing her roots and connections with her far-away people. She is a Yakut by nationality. Leaves behind the beautiful life, she returns her home on permafrost.
About the director
Suzanna Oorzhak is a daughter of a Tuvan film director. Arrived in Yakutsk to find her style. Works as a stage director in Sakha Theater.