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Poklonnik
Marina Cherepukhina

Marina Cherepukhina

Screen Time: 80%
Role: Lena
Age: 12 years old

 

Poklonnik

1999
The Admirer, Der Bewunderer
Rating: 8.3 (4 votes)
Directed: Nikolai Lebedev
Country: Russia
Language: Russian
Genre: Drama, Thriller
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0261185

Summary

"The Admirer" - Lebedev's second work in the big cinema. The picture has received some prizes on film festival "Film-shock" in 1999, and the performer of a leading role Marina Cherepukhina was announced by Russian magazine "Premiere" the best debutant of 1999 in domestic cinema. Parents of 13-years Lena have divorced. Wishing to show mum and the world that she can live independently, Lena is arranged to work on mail, having started the ingenuity. In the post office there are rumors, that a serial murderer holds the entire area in fear. Once in the evening the stranger which person(face) she has not had time to make out, protects Lena from hooligans and as Lena thinks, continues inkognito to protect her. Lena is ready to believe and to convince the others, that she is spoiled and supported by that "awful maniac". The relation with the strange admirer, ready to follow all her instructions, firstly seem to Lena a fascinating game. But soon she is discovers, that this game becomes fatally dangerous... [translated from Russian by ALIPTES]