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3.7
64 Ratings

Celestial Wives of the Meadow Mari

Nebesnye Ženy Lugovykh Mari

Directed by Aleksei Fedorchenko
Russia, 2012
Drama

Synopsis

Following the idiosyncratic Silent Souls (2010), director Alexey Fedorchenko again focuses on the rites and rituals of a Russian ethnic group, this time the enigmatic Meadow Mari, of the Ural Mountains.

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Celestial Wives of the Meadow Mari Directed by Aleksei Fedorchenko

Awards & Festivals

Edinburgh International Film Festival

2013 | Winner: Student Critics Jury Award

Asia Pacific Screen Awards

2013 | Nominee: Best Screenplay

Russian Guild of Film Critics

2014 | 3 wins including: Best Screenplay (White Elephant)

2014 | Nominee: Best Film (White Elephant)

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