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130 Ratings

Paper Soldier

Bumažnyj soldat

Directed by Aleksey German Jr.
Russia, 2008
Drama, Romance


Daniel is an idealistic medic assigned to care for the health of the first Soviet cosmonaut troop. His concerns over the safety and morality of the project mesh with doubts about his own personal choices, as he enters a troubled extra-marital affair with the lovely Vera.

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Paper Soldier Directed by Aleksey German Jr.

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2008 | 4 wins including: Best Director

European Film Awards

2009 | Nominee: European Cinematographer (Carlo di Palma Award)

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