Antonina, an artist from Saint Petersburg, follows her husband, a political prisoner, to the deep north province of Russia. She starts teaching art in a local school, and is determined to lift the spirit of the downtrodden children in her class. But she finds herself opposed by a twelve-year-old boy, Misha, whose brother is a feared local gang leader.
Producer: Victoria Films, Salt Studio
Written and directed by Natalya Nazarova
Cast: Nadezhda Gorelova, Vladimir Mishukov
TIME: 90 min
Set in a very particular part of the world, Kyrgyzstan, Far Frontiers tells the story of the neglected wife of a Deputy Commander at a Russian military base who is drawn to the gentler soul of a newly arrived officer – an attraction that will fatally change the course of her family’s life.
Starring Victoria Tolstoganova (Burnt by the sun 2)
Directed by Maxim Dashkin (Moving in Circles, Broken Maiden)
Screenplay by Boris Frumin (Hostages, Oh Lucy!)
Cinematography by Andrei Naidenov (Euphoria, Oxygen)
Stage: first cut.
Planned delivery: May 2019.