CLOSENESS
2017, Russia, 118 min., 18+
about the film
  • Director
    Kantemir Balagov
  • Production
    “Primer Intonatsii” [Example of Intonation] (Alexander Sokurov’s Fund)
    Lenfilm Film Studio
  • Producer
    Nikolai Yankin
  • Cast
    Darya Zhovner
    Olga Dragunova
    Artem Tsypin
    Veniamin Kats
    Nazir Zhukov
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?