Father and Son

Father and Son

Direction: Aleksandr Sokurov


Germany, Russia , France, the Netherlands, Italy, 2003
83 Min.

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zero one film in Coproduction with WDR, Lumen Films (F), Nikola-Film (RUS), Mikado Film (I),Isabella Films (NL),.
Funded by Filmboard Berlin-Brandenburg, Film- und Medien Stiftung NRW, Centre National de la Cinématographie (F), Nederlands Fonds voor de Film (NL), Kultusministerium der Russischen Förderation.

Rental: Piffl Medien

World Premiere: May 24, 2003, Internationale Filmfestspiele Cannes
Cinema premiere: 38211



A father and his son have lived alone for years in their
own private world of co-dependency, full of memories
and daily rituals. Now that the son has reached
manhood, the two loving men sense the anguish of
inevitable separation. Each longs to do what‘s best for
the other without hurt.


International Film Festival in Cannes(France), 2003

nominated for the Golden Palm

International Film Festival in Cannes (France), 2003


Russian Guild of Film Critics (Russia), 2003

Best Art Direction