Drama of a man who tried to live a new life. Yegor Prokudin is a child of a street who grew up in a criminal gang. While he was free, he did not lose his innocent, joyful heart, but many years in prison have taken away his joy in living.
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Pasolini meets Dostoevsky. One of those films that make you wonder how it was possible, under the circumstances. The indictment of the system couldn't be more blunt, and the empathy for the outcast more messianic.