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Time Time135 mins
LanguageRussian
Warning Violence
Yuri’s Day
Юрьев день

Before leaving Russia and moving to Western Europe, famous opera singer Lyuba travels to her hometown to say goodbye and show her teenage son around. But Andrey, Lyuba’s son, disappears and she must stay in the place she hates the most to search for him. A piercing exploration of identity and transformation, against the backdrop of a Russian hinterland, surrounded by Orthodox churches and snow.

Awards and Festivals
Grand Prix
Award Laurel
2008
Warsaw Film Festival, Poland
Best Actress
Award Laurel
2008
Kinovatr Film Festival, Russia
Best Actress
Award Laurel
2008
Golden Eagle Awards
Academy of Motion Pictures, Russia
Winner
Award Laurel
2008
Youth Prize
Locarno Film Festival, Switzerland
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Geraldine Sebastian
Geraldine Sebastian
Superb
A very moving film.
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