Movie screenings IX SIFFA 2021

CLAY PIT

Social drama

Timing: 77 min

Country: Russia  

Directed by: Vera Glagoleva

Script: Olga Pogodina-Kuzmina

Director of photography: Alexander Nosovskiy R.G.C.

Music by: Sergey Banevich

Production designer: Alexey Gavrutin

Costume designer: Elena Lukyanova

Make-up artist: Svetlana Blagodarnova

Executive producer: Maria Ksinopulo

Co-producer: Vera Glagoleva

Producer: Natalia Ivanova

Production: Producer Center «Horosho Production»

Starring: Tatiana Vladimirova, Sanjar Madi, Lilia Volkova, Anna Kapaleva, Dmitry Krivochurov, Olga Prikhudailova, Andrey Sidorenko, Natalia Druzhinina, Ivan Tityaev, Petr Tereschenko, etc.

 

Life seems to have frozen in the 90s in this remote Russian town. Here you can hide from the troubles of the big world and heal the wounds of the soul. So, Mila thinks, having decided to return to her mother’s house after a failed attempt to “make it in Moscow”. Meanwhile, her sister Galya is getting married to Rustam, a handsome young man from Central Asia. He becomes the cause of new passions. A terrible epiphany awaits the participants of this family drama.

The film is based on the play Clay Pit.