An immersive insight into the last hours of 13-year-old Sasha’s life in a boarding school for children deprived of parental care. He is one of the lucky ones: an American family has finally adopted him. Today he will move to another country forever, although something is holding him back.

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Olha Zhurba

Written by: Olha Zhurba

Produced by: Maksym Asadchyi, Sashko Chubko

Cinematography: Volodymyr Usyk

Editing: Olha Zhurba

Production Design: Anastasiia Stoikova

Costume Design: Mariia Kero

Make-Up & Hair: Liubov Yatsiuk

Sound: Vasyl Yavtushenko, Mykhailo Zakutsky

Visual Effects: Max Arseniuk

Cast: Bogdan Zenchenko (Sasha)

Nominations and Awards

  • Short Film Candidates 2022