Father and Son / Otets i syn

Father and Son / Otets i syn

Director : Alexander Sokurov  / Russia | Germany | Italy | Netherlands | France / 83 / Russian 2003

A father and his sonAleksei live together in a roof-top apartment. They have lived alone for years in their own private world, full of memories and daily rites. Sometimes they seem like brothers. Sometimes even like lovers. Following in his father’s path, Aleksei attends military school. He likes sports, tends to be irresponsible and has problems with his girlfriend. She is jealous of Aleksei’s close relationship with his father. Despite knowing that all sons must one day live their own lives, Aleksei is conflicted.

Director Alexander Sokurov
Screenplay Sergei Potepalov
Producer Thomas Kufus
DoP Aleksandr Burov
Editor Ruy Diaz, Sergey Ivanov
Music Peter Tchalkovsky
Sound Design Sergey Moshikov
Cast Andre Shchetinin, Aleksei Neymyshev, Aleksandr Razbash

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