The Little Comrade [Seltsimees laps]

Seltsimees laps

Directed By: Moonika Siimets

March 23, 2018 / Estonian Russian / 99 min

In the midst of Stalin’s Communist tyranny in Estonia, six-year-old Leelo’s mother is sent to a Siberian prison camp. Haunted by her mother’s promise to return if Leelo is a good girl, the 6-year-old tries to be on her best behavior in a confusing world of grown-ups.

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Screened Semesters:

  • Winter 2023