Beyond the Steppes (2012)
In 1940, Nina, a young Polish woman, is deported with her little baby to the wide steppes of the USSR by the Soviet Army. She works in a sovkhoz, under the surveillance of the Soviet political police. When her son falls ill, Nina, together with a group of Kazakh nomads, sets out to the unknown in search of medication.
Budget: 6 400 000 PLN / 1 480 000 EUR
Locarno International Film Festival
Directed by: Vanja d'Alcantara
Written by: Vanja d'Alcantara
Cinematography by: Ruben Impens
Cast: Agnieszka Grochowska, Aleksandra Justa, Tatiana Tarskaja, Borys Szyc, Ahan Zolanbiek