Directed by Ivan Dykhovichnyj
Aleksandr Feklistov and
Ute Lemper star in this, the first post-Soviet film about the Stalin era.
In 1939, Anna is a young aristocrat married to a hateful chief of the
secret police. His forces have murdered her family but she takes advantage
of her marriage to enjoy all the luxuries her present lifestyle allows.
When she meets a mysterious man and learns of his plans to paint a horse
black, her life is thrown into a whirlwind of change. Russian with English
subtitles. 103 minutes.