Ali & Nino

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An epic and heartfelt love story, Ali and Nino tells the tale of two star-crossed lovers. The year is 1914 and Ali is an educated young Muslim noble living in Baku, the bustling, oil-rich capital of Azerbaijan. Nino is a Christian girl whose regal family hails from Georgia. Desperately in love, Ali proposes marriage to Nino, but their relationship is beset by difficulties. Familial objections, religious divides, violent social customs and the very real threat of war-time conflict all look set to