Russian Cinema 2009
Bury Me behind the Baseboard
  • Director: Sergey Snezhkin (Russia)

    Born in 1954, in Leningrad. Graduated from the Department of directing at VGIK. Since 1981, was an assistant director, then director at Lenfilm. Since 1991, was a creative manager of the Barmaley film studio (St. Petersburg). Honored Artist of Arts of the Russian Federation (2000).

Russia,  2008,  116 min.
Svetlana Kryuchkova, Alexey Petrenko, Maria Shukshina, Konstantin Vorobyov, Sasha Drobitko
Russian Cinema

A social drama with elements of grotesque. Based on a Pavel Sanaev novel of the same name. The eight-year-old boy Sasha is a hostage of the despotic love of his own grandmother, he is caught in the tangle of complicated relations of his grandmother, mother and her husband.