Film - Program 5 Filmfest 2021


Directed by Yana Sad


Director: Yana Sad
Section: Program 5
Country: Russia
Year: 2020
Language: Russian
Version: Original version with English subtitles
Cast: Vadim Sokolov, Ivan Chigasov, Natalia Palenova

Also in this program


This film is shown as part of program 5.

Oleg is autistic and cannot live by himself. He and his brother Ivan live on the outskirts of a small town in a house surrounded by marshes and lakes. Oleg’s daily routine must be strictly regimented. Ivan cares affectionately for his brother, but he soon reaches his limits, as there is hardly any room for his own needs.

  • Duration: 18 Min.

Meet the director


Yana Sad

Yana Sad is a graduate of the Department of Management at Herzen University, St. Petersburg. In 2017, she completed additional training in theater and film acting at the St. Petersburg State University of Film and Television. In 2020, she graduated from the Moscow School of New Cinema with a degree in film directing.


Director of Photography: Veronika Solovyeva
Film Editor: Yana Sad, Aleksandra Kurchikova
Production Designer: Anastasia Pavlova
Sound design: Aleksandr Demvanov
Producer: Yana Sad
Production Company: Moscow School of New Cinema