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11 Ratings

Freedom Is Paradise

S.E.R. - Svoboda eto rai

Directed by Sergei Bodrov
Soviet Union, 1990


Young Sasha is brought into a state-run children’s home because his mother died early and his father spends most of his life in prison. The conditions are like in a penal institution. Sasha tries several times to escape and to search for his father.

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Freedom Is Paradise Directed by Sergei Bodrov

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1990 | Winner: Wolfgang Staudte Award

Montréal World Film Festival

1989 | Winner: Grand Prix des Amériques

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