Elena

18 March 2014
Andrey Zvyagintsev | Russia | 2011 | 109 min
Drama | Film Notes


A biting satirical thriller concerning the enormous wealth divide in Russia. Vladimir bequeaths all of his money to his daughter after a heart attack. His affronted wife Elena and her son plan a desperate scheme to get hold of the money with disastrous results. Elena is given added tension from an outstanding soundtrack by Phillip Glass.