The Precinct

The Precinct
The Precinct.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Ilgar Safat
Produced by Nariman Mammadov
Written by Ilgar Safat
Starring Zaza Bejashvili
Cinematography Mindia Esadze
Vako Karchkhadze
Edited by Ilgar Safat
Release date
  • 2010 (2010)
Running time
116 minutes
Country Azerbaijan
Languages Azerbaijani

The Precinct (Azerbaijani: Sahə) is a 2010 Azerbaijani drama film directed by Ilgar Safat.[1] The film was selected as the Azerbaijani entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 83rd Academy Awards,[2] but it did not make the final shortlist.[3]

For his performance in an International Feature Film, Teymur Odushev won the award of Young Artist Awards 2011.[4][5]


  • Zaza Bejashvili as Garib
  • Teymur Odushev as young Garib
  • Melissa Papel as Sabina
  • Vagif Ibrahimoglu as Police chief

See also


  1. ^ "Movie Review: 'Saha' (The Precinct) by Betsy Sharkey". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 17 December 2010.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Azerbaijani film "The Precinct" showing date revealed". Retrieved 28 September 2010.
  3. ^ "9 Foreign Language Films Continue to Oscar® Race". Retrieved 19 January 2011.
  4. ^ "Azerbaijani actor wins Hollywood award". Archived from the original on 3 March 2016. Retrieved 16 March 2011.
  5. ^ "Азербайджанский актер завоевал голливудскую награду". Retrieved 16 March 2011.

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