There are Women in Russian Villages...

Pavel Kostomarov, Antoin Kattin. 2006. Russian Federation. vo Russian. s English. 27’


In this film, a mother and her daughter demonstrate that poverty in Russia is increasingly a women's phenomenon. Liuba and Alesya are milkmaids at a state farm – a profession that is underpaid and perceived as too strenuous for most people. But Liuba and Alesya, who are raising children and fleeing domestic violence, have little choice.