The main character is 96 years old. She is imprisoned in her flat, not sure what day it is and hardly remembers which of her relatives is still alive. Is this life? But everything is filled with meaning: the life outside her window, worrying about her nearest and dearest, and love toward those around her. And that becomes more important than the details of everyday reality.
Lidia Sheinina was born in St. Petersburg. She has lived and studied in the US, where she started making short films. Later she took an interest in non-fiction cinematography and became a student at the Marina Razbezhkina and Mikhail Ugarov School of Documentary Film and Theatre.
Happily Ever After (2007), Parts (2010), Mom (2013)