Nurse, The

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Type: film
Genre: melodrama
Year of production: 2007
Duration: 96 minutes
Directed by: Saido Kurbanov
Written by: Elena Gustova
Production designer: Andrey Pochaev
Director of photography: Aleksey Naydenov
Music by: Andrey Baturin
Producers: Valentin Opalev , Vlad Riashyn
Premiere: 01/09/2007 (Russia), 20/01/2008 (Ukaine)
Cast: Daniil Spivakovskiy, Maria Poroshina, Olga Naumenko, Elena Podkaminskaya, Konstantin Karasik, Andrey Pudenskiy, Natalia Lesnikovskaya
Polina has a difficult life. Her husband, Borya is an unknown poet and earns no money and, although Polina loves him very much and believes in his talent, she is forced to work all hours to support them both. In addition, Borya’s mother, Zinaida hates her daughter-in-law and is always trying to turn her son against her. When Zinaida becomes ill, Polina, unable to take care of her, hires a nurse, Larisa. Larisa is a natural «homemaker» and exactly the kind of woman that Zinaida would love to have as a daughter-in-law, so she comes up with a plan to bring Borya and Larisa together – with startling consequences…