THE SPRING OF LIFE
Nadezhda Vitalskaya, DEBUT
Ivan Yankovskiy, Valentina Koleva
Maxim Leschenko, Evgeniya Kalinina, Ksenia Skardova, Nadezhda Dorozhkina
Drama, 93 min, CHIBIS Films, Russia, 2016
оriginal title ISTOCHNIK, language Russian
Ivan, a typical resident of the big city, visits a provincial town on a job assignment and falls in love with the young and beautiful Alyona. Everything gets in the way of the young lovers’ budding romance: the city authorities, Ivan’s older brother, and the circumstances prove to be not in their favor.