About the film
amputation drug addiction morphine doctor based on short story russian civil war (1918-21) 1910s
Release Date: November 27, 2008
|Production Companies||:||CTB Film Company|
|Producers||:||Sergei Selyanov, Alla Petelina|
|Writers||:||Sergei Bodrov Jr., Mikhail Bulgakov|
The year is 1917. We are in the Russian countryside. It is the middle of freezing winter. A pale young, newly educated doctor arrives. Having to deal with one medical challenge after another he soon becomes the center of everyone's attention. To soothe the impressions of human suffering he turns to morphine.