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Lidia Sheinin

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Biography

Lidia Sheinin is a Russian director, author of the film "Mama" (2013).

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Mom

Mama (Orig.) / 2013 / Russia / 28 min

Lidiya Sheynina points her calm and distant camera at her mother’s body and face, often angled from below. Over the years, the mother has evolved the physiognomy of a turtle plodding along comfortably. Life is hard, the flat is cramped, but she makes the best of it – on and on...

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