A WHITE WHITE NIGHT
Artem Tsypin, Irina Obrezkova, Sergei Barkovskiy, Dmitry Vorobiev, Alla Emintzeva
Drama, 122 min, Sever Studio, Russia, 2014
Original title BELAYA BELAYA NOCH language Russian
A student from Moscow comes to St.Petersburg to attend a rock concert and disappears. His mother hires Igor, a private detective to find her missing son. Igor comes to St. Petersburg, where he lived a long time ago. A simple case leads him into the mysteries of the city, where corruption and crime flourish.
Festivals and awards:
Beijing IFF, China – the Best Actor (Artyom Tsypin) Award; Kinotavr, Sochi, Russia; Moscow IFF; Chichester IFF (UK)