We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Click here for more information.
AcceptReject

Beautiful, interesting, incredible cinema.

See what’s playing

DEFENCE COUNSEL SEDOV

Защитник Седов

Directed by Yevgeni Tsymbal
Soviet Union, 1988
Drama, Short

Synopsis

Sedov is the only lawyer willing to take on the defence of four farmers accused of sabotaging. His dogged persistence against the state’s legal and political bureaucracy gets the men off, but results in his own canonisation as a Stalinist zealot – and in the execution of dozens of other men.

Synopsis

Sedov is the only lawyer willing to take on the defence of four farmers accused of sabotaging. His dogged persistence against the state’s legal and political bureaucracy gets the men off, but results in his own canonisation as a Stalinist zealot – and in the execution of dozens of other men.

Defence Counsel SedovDirected byYevgeni Tsymbal

Showing as part of

  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • Loading...

Awards & Festivals

Show all (2)
International Film Festival Rotterdam
1990
BAFTA Awards
1989 | Winner: Best Short Film

Related films