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Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

A Russian man asks his friend to help bury his beloved wife according to the customs of their ancient Merja culture. The two men set out on a road trip across Russia to cremate her body on the shores of the lake where they had their honeymoon.

In Russian with English subtitles.

Last on

Sun 8 Sep 2013 22:15 BBC Four

Credits

Director
Aleksei Fedorchenko
Tanya
Yuliya Aug
Actor
Larisa Domaskina
Yulya
Olga Dobrina
Actor
Viktor Gerrat
Shop Seller
Olga Gireva
Actor
Artem Habibulin
Little Aist
Ivan Tushin
Miron
Yuriy Tsurilo
Vesa
Victor Sukhorukov
Rimma
Leisan Sitdikova
Bird seller
Vyacheslav Melechov
Aist
Igor Sergeev
Producer
Meri Nazari
Producer
Igor Mishin
Writer
Denis Osokin

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