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Lonely

Odna

Directed by Dmitriy Kabakov
Russia, 1999
Documentary

Synopsis

Alone in Moscow, alone in the forest.,an old babouchka, almost blind, walks every day to feed a few stray dogs on the outskirts.. At the age of 93 she has nobody left., she is the past of Russia, was briefly introduced to the Tsarina during WWI, got married to an officer who was deported to Siberia.

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Lonely Directed by Dmitriy Kabakov

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  • José Neves's rating of the film Lonely

    Seen many years ago on an emission of channel Arte, an unusual documentary with a cumulative structure: a slow approximation, by steps, to the "protagonist", in which reviews part of Russian History from an individual (hi)story, both exemplary and anonymous. In this sense, fulfills the premises of a melodrama that only at the end gives her a face, a model and a mask - tragically, Gogol runs through here.