World soundtrack awards
Archived: Durak - The Fool (2014)

director: Yuriy Bykov

With: Nina Antyukhova, Sergey Artsibashev, Pyotr Barancheev, a.o.

duration: 116 minutes

Official Selection - Global Cinema
Film Fest Gent - Durak

'The Fool' ('Durak') tells the story of a ordinary plumber. He is an honest man up against an entire system of corrupt bureaucrats. "An explosive combination of highly personal moral drama and a wider, scathing portrait of a country in which corruption and greed seem to be the only shared values left." (The Hollywood Reporter)


director: Yuriy Bykov
producer: Aleksey Uchitel
screenplay: Yuriy Bykov
Cinematography: Kirill Klepalov

production company: Rock Film Studio

More info

dialogue: Russian
subtitles: Dutch subt.
Country: Russia
year: 2014


YURIY BYKOV (1981): Live! (2010), The Major (2013), Yolki 1914 (2014), Durak (2014).

Technical Specs

format: DCP


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