RUS

Far Eastern Golgotha (18+)

Russia, 2021, colour, 85 min.
Director: Yulia Sergina
Taxi driver Viktor Toroptsev lives in a dying city in the Russian Far East. Once he decides that a critical moment in his life has come. He starts a Youtube channel where he begins to publish evidence of total poverty and lack of rights of his people and gather a squad of like-minded people. Victor is sure that it is he who must save his city and all of Russia from inevitable death and sets off on the main journey of his life not knowing what chain of events he launched.

Yulia Sergina

Yulia Sergina

was born in Moscow in 1995. Graduated from the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography (VGIK), Sergei Miroshnichenko’s workshop. Laureate of the Laurel Branch Award for the best debut in documentary films (film "Therapy"), and other Russian festivals. Co-founder of the STAYA.DOC documentary film studio.

FILMOGRAPHY

Therapy, 2017; Far Eastern Golgotha, 2021.
Russia, 2021, colour, 85 min.
Director: Yulia Sergina
Taxi driver Viktor Toroptsev lives in a dying city in the Russian Far East. Once he decides that a critical moment in his life has come. He starts a Youtube channel where he begins to publish evidence of total poverty and lack of rights of his people and gather a squad of like-minded people. Victor is sure that it is he who must save his city and all of Russia from inevitable death and sets off on the main journey of his life not knowing what chain of events he launched.