Not Rated | | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
In the Russian wilderness, two brothers face a range of new, conflicting emotions when their father - a man they know only through a single photograph - resurfaces.
Official submission of Russia for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 76th Academy Awards in 2004.
Jump as we agreed! Who climbs down the ladder is a cowardly wanker.
Boy on Tower: Go on, Vityok. You're next.
When Ivan is sitting in the car, the camera pans around the car (before we see him grab the binoculars and begin to use them) - as it pans past the triangular car window you can see the camera reflected in it.
During the end credits, there are still photos.
€129,056 (Italy) (2 November 2003)
$502,028 (USA) (5 September 2004)