Complex Subject

Partner: VOSTOK

Director: Olesya Yakovleva

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A mysterious teacher comes to a provincial town to work in the local school. The teacher doesn’t look like a teacher, and his views are too pretentious and innovative. But the city likes him. He has actually no idea how much.


Duration: 26 min.

Country: Russian Federation

Language: Russian

Year: 2019

Genre: Fiction (Drama)

Topic: LGBTQ, Otherness, Relationship, Sexuality, Society, Teen love, Youth

Cast & Crew

Director: Olesya Yakovleva

Producer: St. Petersburg State University of Film and Television

Writer: Georgy Menshikov

Actors: Nikolay Komiagin, Dmitry Kirbai, Elizaveta Shakira, Nelly Popova, Slava Savelev

Distributor Company: VOSTOK

Festivals & Awards


Festival de Cannes - Cinefondation



Festival Premiers Plans d\'Angers

Tel Aviv International Student Film Festival


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