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162 Ratings



Directed by Aleksandr Petrov
Soviet Union, 1989
Drama, Short


In the Russian countryside, a family lives next to a railroad track. A boy remembers when he and his parents had a cow, living off its milk and using it as a beast of burden.

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Cow Directed by Aleksandr Petrov

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1990 | 2 honorable mentions including: Best Short Film

Academy Awards

1990 | Nominee: Best Short Film, Animated

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