Katya SKAKUN
Катя СКАКУН
Katia SKAKOUN
Russia / USA, 2020, 22mn 
fiction
Ruki
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Руки

 

 Hands

 Les Mains

 
Directed by : Katya SKAKUN (Катя СКАКУН)
Writing credits : Yevgeniya NEKRASOVA (Евгения НЕКРАСОВА), Katya SKAKUN (Катя СКАКУН)
 
Cast
Yevgeniya BORZYKH (Евгения БОРЗЫХ)
Vladimir DANAY (Владимир ДАНАЙ)
Ostap RIMMEN (Остап РИММЕН)
Alissa VASILIEVA (Алиса ВАСИЛЬЕВА)
 
Cinematography : Artiom ZAMASHNOY (Артем ЗАМАШНОЙ)
Produced by : Matvei FIKS (Матвей ФИКС), Yelizaveta GOROSHNIKOVA (Елизавета ГОРОШНИКОВА)
 

Plot synopsis
After a seamstress’ husband breaks her arm as a result of a disagreement, the mother of two’s life becomes increasingly more difficult. However, through the power of magic, she unexpectedly resists and grows a second pair of arms the next time he tries to be violent. Her husband then finally learns that she is more than capable of taking matters into her own hands.
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2020