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Time Time96 mins
LanguageRussian
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Coupled
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A young married couple, Nadya and Andrei, journey deep into the Siberian taiga. Nadya is hoping to overcome her infertility by visiting a lake renowned for its healing powers; unbeknownst to her, Andrei has his mind on divorce. When heavy rainfall cuts off their route out of the wilderness, the pair must finally confront their personal and shared demons. Zhalnin wrings maximum tension and splendour from the astonishing landscape, with judicious use of flashbacks to round out his lead characters, played with subtle modulation by Anton Momot and Tatyana Polosina.

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Bobbie Kociejowski
Bobbie Kociejowski
The Worst Ever?
Well, there had to be a Worst Russian Film Ever. Don't worry. The Frenchman was excellent.
Greig Burgoyne
Greig Burgoyne
Coupled
A doomed from the start journey where both physical and psychological wrestle with a paradoxical need for escape alongside a desperate desire for unity . Power and control bring this to a bitter conclusion . Majestic footage of Siberia makes for a dramatic backdrop for this doomed tale. Fabulous film
Awards and Festivals
2018
Award Laurel
Nominated
Best Debut
Kinotavr
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