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The Son
  • 71 min.
  • russian
  • english

The film will be available for viewing after approval by the copyright owner

Dima was killed on the 23rd of May 2013 at the age of 21. Enlisted in the Russian army, he was shot in the head during a military operation in Dagestan. His parents face the void following his death, whilst the army continues to train young soldiers for future missions. The two universes intertwine to portray what Dima's life was like and its brutal end.

Movie about

Movie awards and festivals

Artdocfest 2018


Lavr doc 2018

Second round

International festivals 2018

Hors concours

Berlinskiy mezhdunarodnyy kinofestival' Berlinale

Winner of international festivals 2018


Mezhdunarodnyy kinofestival' dokumental'nyh fil'mov Cinéma du réel (Franciya)