A Gentle Creature (Krotkaya) [Sub: Eng]A woman lives in a small village in Russia. One day she receives the parcel she sent to her husband, serving a sentence in prison. Confused and angered, she sets out to find why her package was returned to sender.Keywords:
Actors of "A Gentle Creature (Krotkaya) [Sub: Eng]"Liya AkhedzhakovaBirthdate: July 9, 1938 in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukrainian SSR, USSR [now Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine]Vasilina MakovtsevaBirthdate: November 14, 1977 in Turukhansk, Krasnoyarsk Krai, RSFSR, USSR [now Russia]
Characters of "A Gentle Creature (Krotkaya) [Sub: Eng]"
Critic Reviews of "A Gentle Creature (Krotkaya) [Sub: Eng]"Time OutApril 10, 2018
Leading man Neumann is a find in his screen debut, with the looks of 'Liberty Valance'-era Lee Van Cleef.Time OutApril 10, 2018
After two-and-a-half hours of punishing, brutal drama, you'll probably feel almost as battered as the poor heroine.AV ClubMay 26, 2017
The sheer scope of the project demands recognition. It misses the moon by a galaxy, but at least it is has the nerve to take the shot.VarietyMay 25, 2017
A captivating, hallucinatory plunge into Russia's atrophied civil society, in which a woman's search for answers is rewarded with humiliation and abuse.Hollywood ReporterMay 25, 2017
A Gentle Creature is not what one might call a fun watch. But it's also obviously not just horror for horror's sake.Dog and WolfAugust 27, 2018
A Gentle Creature truly is a grotesque, Kafka-esque nightmare vision, a nihilistic yowl of pain.Shadows on the WallApril 18, 2018
It's not an easy film to watch, packed with symbolism and references that will be lost on most Western viewers.Times (UK)April 18, 2018
The film gives us a rich, clammy idea of Russia's horrors as we follow a woman (Vasilina Makovtseva) into a bureaucratic hell.Film InquiryApril 17, 2018
A Gentle Creature is too overblown with its anti-Russia stance, consistently missing the intended target of the country's suffocating bureaucracy in order to portray ordinary Russians as being as corrupt as those in charge.Daily Express (UK)April 14, 2018
This challenging film requires some patience but the reward is a portrait of Russia that feels like a howl of anguish.CineVueApril 13, 2018
[A Gentle Creature] is a wonderfully strange and thought-provoking cinematic experience.Radio TimesApril 12, 2018
Putting a Grimm slant on a Dostoevskian fable, Sergei Loznitsa exposes the Russian soul to pitiless scrutiny in this gruelling odyssey.
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