release year: 2012
genre: social drama
duration: 67 minutes

screenplay by Sardaana Barabanova
director Marina Kalinina
director of photography Gavril Starostin
composer Nikolay Mikheev
producer Marianna Skrybykina

starring Ayal Efimov, Tatiana Severnaya

The story is about the tragic fate of an eleven-year-old boy, whose childhood is an endless hell because of his alcoholic mother. A starving life, being bullied by his classmates, the indifference and the cruelty of adults – he endures all of this with no end in sight. The boy is exhausted and lost, without any faith or hope for the future.

  • Best Movie, VII Cheboksary International Film Festival (Cheboksary), 2014