Mother and Son

Мать и сын (Original title)

1997 Drama

About

A slow and poignant story of love and patience told via a dying mother nursed by her devoted son. The simple narrative is a thread woven among the deeply spiritual images of the countryside and cottage.

7.5
38
Directed by

Aleksandr Sokurov

Runtime

65 minutes

Country

Germany, Russia

Language

Russian

Cast

Keywords

parent child relationship countryside mother son relationship spiritual dying mother

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