“Primer Intonatsii” [Example of Intonation]
(Alexander Sokurov’s Fund)
Lenfilm Film Studio
1998. A Jewish family lives in the city of Nalchik in the Northern Caucasus.
One evening the younger son and his bride are abducted by local gangsters.
The ransom is enormous for the family. How far are they ready to go for
the sake of a close person?