• Feature
  • 2016
  • 98 Minutes
  • Russian Federation
  • Language: Russian

Ivan lives in a small Russian town, working as an ambulance driver. His life is no different from the lives of the people that surround him. Like many people of his generation, he long ago gave up on wanting to change anything about himself or about his country. One day, Ivan meets a young girl who inspires him with a hope that he can change himself.

Director: Alyona Davydova

Screenwriter: Alyona Davydova

Production Company: Sever Films Company



2016: Baltic Debuts Festival: Best Debut Film, Russia

Shining Angel, Debut Films, Award For The Best Directing, Russia

Kinomay, Award For The Most Touching Story, Russia

Budem Zhit’, Special Jury Prize, Russia

Cast and Crew

Screenwriter: Alyona Davydova

DOP / Camera: Artyom Dzharayan

Editor: Nelli Arzhakova

Music: Leonid Fedorov

Sound: Ivan Gousakov

Producer: Alexei German Jr, Alexei Lvovich

Cast: Kirill Polukhin, Polina Gukhman, Anastasia Melnikova, Denis Portnov, Ruslan Ibragimov, Nikolay Spiridonov, Valery Filonov, Ludmila Boyarinova, Nina Petrovskaya, Tatiana Zueva, Sofia Gorelik, Natalia Ermolaeva


Alyona Davydova

Alyona Davydova was born on 25 June 1977 in the city of Irkutsk (Russia).
In 2007 she received a diploma from the State Institute of cinematography in Moscow (VGIK).
graduate work short film «Vasya», 2007. Alena lives in a small Russian village of the Republic of Chuvashia and works as a Director in local folk theatre.

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