Where is the “eastern” border of Europe? How is “the Russian soul”, today, 100 years after what Dostoïevski wrote about Europe?
The film will bring us to the “far east” of the European continent.
In the train from Moscow to Vladivostok: 9282 km with the mythical trans-Siberian train. Across 12 cities and small villages, where we will stop during this journey. With a French camerawoman and two Russian women for the sound and translation.
40 days and 40 nights in Russia, where I am confronted to more than one hundred Russians.
What are their feelings, in 2018, regarding Europe, the European border and do they have an European feeling?
Many answers and amazing feelings….
A fireman in Kazan, a writer from Irkutsk, a little girl in the train in Siberia, a tiger tamer in the Urals, me at the Emergency Room in Tyumen, in a bar during the football’s world cup final in Novosibirsk, a worker of Omsk, where Dostoïevski spent four years of his life in jail…
Director: Laurent CANCHES
Runtime: 92 mn
Language: Russian, English, fernch
Subtitles : English