This powerful documentary takes viewers on a private trip through Russia, a country of vast distances, diverse ethnic minorities, and a population in decline. Director Juri Rescheto shines a light on an often-overlooked part of the world, allowing audiences to uncover what life is truly like for Russians beyond Moscow and the Kremlin.
Through intimate encounters with Russians from six different generations, viewers gain insight into what it means to live in a nation caught between tradition and the future. From Jelena, a surrogate mother in a children’s home, to the resolute teenager Veronika, and the unyielding Kirill, viewers get a glimpse into the personal lives of ordinary Russians. Embark on a journey to discover the hopes, needs, and experiences of a nation, as told by the people themselves.