House Arrest (2021)
Genre: Arthouse Drama
Director: Aleksey German Jr.
Cast: Merab Ninidze, Anna Mikhalkova, Roza Khayrullina, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Aleksandr Pal
- Un Certain Regard Official Selection, 2021 Cannes Film Festival
A searing portrait of a man persecuted by the Russian state for a crime he didn't commit. A timely film that addresses the current situation with a story about a Russian professor who takes to social media to criticize the city's administration. He soon finds himself accused of embezzlement and placed under house arrest.