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Moscow housewife and former nurse Elena lives in a run-down estate in the suburbs but has a close relationship with Vladimir, a rich business tycoon and former patient. Elena hopes to inherit his fortune and solve all her family's money worries, but when Vladimir suffers a shock heart attack and his estranged daughter suddenly returns, Elena feels forced to take desperate measures.

In Russian with English subtitles.

Release date:

1 hour, 45 minutes

Last on

Sun 5 Jan 2014 23:00


Role Contributor
ElenaNadezhda Markina
KaterinaElena Lyadova
VladimirAndrey Smirnov
SergeyAleksej Rozin
DirectorAndrei Zvyagintsev
TatyanaEvgeniya Konushkina
AleksandrIgor Ogurtsov
ActorIgor Yurtaev
ProducerAleksandr Rodnyansky
WriterOleg Negin

Mark Kermode reviews Elena

Mark Kermode reviews Elena

"It has a hypnotic, mesmerising quality"

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