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Pete on the Way to Heaven

Petya po doroge v Tsarstvie Nebesnoe

Directed by Nikolai Dostal
Russia, 2009


1953, Soviet Russia. Petya, a young, somewhat mentally impaired man, lives his life pretending to be a local traffic cop. Everyone in town humors him until a convict escapes from a nearby prison. Petya ends up helping with the manhunt but his amiable enthusiasm brings about tragedy.

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Pete on the Way to Heaven Directed by Nikolai Dostal