Soviet milk

Mātes Piens

12+

Genre

Drama, Biography

Director

Ināra Kolmane

Run time

1h 50min

Cast

Maija Doveika, Rūta Kronberga

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Young and promising doctor loses everything due to her conflict with the totalitarian Soviet regime – career, love for life and even mother’s instinct denying breast milk to her baby. However, the grown-up daughter becomes her only supporter who tries to help ease mother’s depression and learn to live in the depressive Soviet regime herself. The lifelines of mother and daughter flow in the occupied Soviet Latvia from 1945 to 1989. The story based on the bestseller “Soviet Milk” by Nora Ikstena.

Movie in Latvian with subtitles in English and Russian.

Genre

Drama, Biography

Director

Ināra Kolmane

Run time

1h 50min

Cast

Maija Doveika, Rūta Kronberga

Young and promising doctor loses everything due to her conflict with the totalitarian Soviet regime – career, love for life and even mother’s instinct denying breast milk to her baby. However, the grown-up daughter becomes her only supporter who tries to help ease mother’s depression and learn to live in the depressive Soviet regime herself. The lifelines of mother and daughter flow in the occupied Soviet Latvia from 1945 to 1989. The story based on the bestseller “Soviet Milk” by Nora Ikstena.

Movie in Latvian with subtitles in English and Russian.

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Rating

Not recommended by the age of 12

Production year

2022

Local distributor

Baltic Content Media SIA

In cinemas

2/2/2023