About

Zhenya and Boris are going through a vicious divorce marked by resentment, frustration and recriminations. Already embarking on new lives, each with a new partner, they are impatient to start again, to turn the page – even if it means threatening to abandon their 12-year-old son Alyosha. Until, after witnessing one of their fights, Alyosha disappears...

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Directed by

Andrey Zvyagintsev

Written by

Andrey Zvyagintsev (Writer)
Oleg Negin (Writer)

Runtime

127 minutes

Country

France, Russia

Language

Russian

Tagline

A Missing Child. A Marriage Destroyed. A Country In Crisis.

Cast

Keywords

dysfunctional family missing child divorce loveless

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