Critics Week


Director : Boris Guts
Country : Estonia, Russia
Language : Russian
Duration : 78 minutes
Year : 2022
Critics Week


In Minsk, August 2020 , a young married couple,Pasha and Yulia, leave the house at night and find themselves in the midst of protests of the civilian population. Everyday walk turns into a real hell, in which innocent people become victims of police brutality – The film was shot in one shot without editing cuts.

Boris Guts


Boris Guts was born on November 7, 1980 in Russia. He is a producer and director, known for We Look Good in Death (2019), Fagot (2018) and Minsk (2022)


– Yuliya Aug
– Matthias Bestshotnov
– Alexandr Domowoy


– Director: Boris Guts
– Producer: Anastasiya Gusentsova, Boris Guts, Katerina Monastyrskaya, Andres Puustusmaa, Shkliarov
– Writer: Boris Guts
– Dop: Daria Likhacheva
– Sound: Jevgeni Berezovski, Antti Mäss, Indrek Soe, Ergo Teekivi, Taisto Uuslail

Awards and Nominations

Nominee – Pune International Film Festival (PIFF) 2023 (Best Film, Best Director)