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Brother

Russia, 1997, 18+
director, script Alexey Balabanov
director of photography Sergey Astakhov
music Vyacheslav Butusov
designers Vladimir Kartashov, Nadezhda Vasilyeva
producer Sergey Selyanov
cast Sergey Bodrov Jr., Viktor Sukhorukov, Svetlana Pisimichenko, Maria Milyutina, Yuri Kuznetsov
Danila Bagrov comes back from the army to his hometown. Dull provincial life does not satisfy him, and he goes to Saint Petersburg where his older brother is thriving. Danila finds his brother but he turns out to be a contract killer...
Alexey Balabanov (b. February 25, 1959, Sverdlovsk, d. May 18, 2013, Sestroretsk, Saint Petersburg) was a Soviet and Russian filmmaker. He won a Nika award as best director for Of Freaks and Men and two Kinotavr Festival awards for Brother and War.

Alexey Balabanov
Director