Directed by Women • Short Films, Comedy
A hilariously colorful satire of life and cinema in which a young woman finds herself caught in an existential and aesthetic crisis.
DIRECTED BY MARINA STEPANSKA
UKRAINE | 2019 | UKRAINIAN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES
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