Kyz kuumai

Kiss & hit

Kyz kuumai, literally girl chasing is also called “the kissing game”. In this old equestran tradition, the young man have to steal a kiss on the first run, when the girl have to hit him with her whip on the run back.

This video was shot with the precious help of the interviewees Umut & Isakbek, the translator Dinara and the festival organizer Jacqueline – a huge thank to them.