Like father, like son

92'
Russia 2022
12+
fiction, road movie
Director Ivan Sosnin
Scriptwriter Ivan Sosnin
DOP Ivan Solomatin
Producer Andrey Tereshok, Alexandr Bondarev, Igor Mishin
Studio Studio Kit
Cast Eugenie Sytiy, Filipp Avdeev, Ekaterina Ageeva, Elena Yakovleva, Irina Pegova, Kirill Kyaro
Festivals
2022 Window to Europe (Award from Mediacongress «The Commonwealth of Journalists» for screenplay)
2022 The Golden Raven
2023 Dhaka International Film Festival
A lonely geography teacher who has never traveled meets a woman on social media. Together with his son, a car hauler, he travels 8,000 km across Russia to see his new girlfriend. The journey brings many surprises to the father and his son and changes their lives dramatically.

Ivan Sosnin

Ivan Sosnin was born in the Russian Urals in 1990 and has been shooting since his school years. Up to now has shot 14 short films and an anthology film called Ivan’s Happiness. His films won awards at many international and Russian film festivals (Sapporo Film Festival, Vancouver Film Festival, Kinotavr Film Festival, Golden Eagle award, The Golden Unicorn, Amur Autumn, etc.) Now he is the director of the Red Pepper Film company. He lives and works in Ekaterinburg.