Russia, 2013г., 98 min


Larisa Sadilova

Maya has arrived in Moscow from Tajikistan, longing for happiness with her beloved man who lives in Moscow with no rights. Through her eyes we are to see the world of today's Russia…

2013: Best film at the Russian Film Festival «Window on Europe» in Vyborg (Russia)
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Larisa Sadilova

Film director, scriptwriter, a master in telling ordinary stories about people and for people, stories in which eternal values clash with the truth of life. Graduated from the film institute VGIK (1982, faculty of directing and acting, class of S. Gerasimov and T. Makarova). Winner of international and national film festivals: “Tiger Award” of the Rotterdam IFF (2003), FIPRESCI awards (IFF Cottbus 1998 and Moscow IFF 2007) and several other prizes.

Selected filmography

2013 She

2009 Sonny

2007 Nothing Personal

2005 Babysitter required

2002 With love, Lilya

1998 Happy Birthday!