Mother and Son / Mat i syn


Director : Alexander Sokurov  / Russia, Germany / 73 / Russian / 1997

A 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.

Director Aleksandr Sokurov
Screenplay Yuri Arabov
Producer Thomas Kufus
DoP Aleksey Fyodorov
Editor Leda Semyonova
Music Mikhail Ivanovich
Cast Aleksei Ananishnov, Gudrun Geyer

Moscow International Film Festival, National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA, Nika Awards