The Student

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“…gripping and thought provoking.” FilmInk, “Splendid!” – Variety, “Commanding and Fascinating!” – Screen International

A high school student becomes convinced that the world has been lost to evil, and begins to challenge the morals and beliefs of the adults around him.

Ratio: 2.35 : 1 Audio: 5.1
Cast: Kirill Serebrennikov Pyotr Skvortsov, Viktoriya Isakova, Aleksandra Revenko
Duration: 118mins Lang: Russian Sub: English Year: 2-16

Official Selection
Biografilm Festival (2016), Cannes Film Festival (2016), Chicago International Film Festival (2016), Asia Pacific Screen Awards (2016), European Film Awards (2016), FEST International Film Festival (2017), Golden Eagle Awards, Russia (2017), Munich Film Festival (2016), Nika Awards (2017), Russian Guild of Film Critics (2017), Sochi Open Russian Film Festival (2016)

Festival Nominations
Un Certain Regard Award – Cannes Film Festival (2016), Best Feature – Chicago International Film Festival (2016), Best Feature – Munich Film Festival (2016). , Best Film – Asia Pacific Screen Awards (2016), Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, Best Cinematopgraphy – Golden Eagle Awards, Russia (2017), Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Supporting Actress, Best Cinematographer – Nika Awards (2017), Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, Best Supporting Actor – Russian Guild of Film Critics (2017), Grand Prize – Sochi Open Russian Film Festival (2016)

Festival Wins and Awards
Audience Award – Biografilm Festival (2016), François Chalais Award – Cannes Film Festival (2016), Best International Film – Munich Film Festival (2016), European Composer Award – European Film Awards (2016), Daniel Langlois Innovation Award – Estival Du Nouveau Cinema, Best Direction – Kintotavr Open Russian Film Festival (2016), Best Film, Best Actor, Best Director – FEST International Film Festival (2017), Best Supporting Actress, Best Composer – Russian Guild of Film Critics (2017), Best Direction – Sochi Open Russian Film Festival (2016)