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Release Date: April 11th, 2003

DVD Release Date: August 28th, 2006

R|1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary
Lilya (Oksana Akinshina) lives in poverty and dreams of a better life. Her mother moves to the United States and abandons her to her aunt (Liliya Shinkaryova), who neglects her. Lilya hangs out with her friends, Natasha (Elina Benenson) and Volodya (Artiom Bogucharski), who is suicidal. Desperate for money, she starts working as a prostitute, and later meets Andrei (Pavel Ponomaryov). He offers her a good job in Sweden, but when Lilya arrives her life quickly enters a downward spiral.

Cast: Oksana Akinshina, Artiom Bogucharski, Elina Benenson, Liliya Shinkaryova, Pavel Ponomaryov, Tomas Neumann, Lyubov Agapova, Tynu Kark

Director: Lukas Moodysson

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Nordisk Film- & TV-Fond, Zentropa Entertainments, Film i Väst, Svenska Filminstitutet, Memfis Film, Sveriges Television, Det Danske Filminstitut

Distributors: Newmarket Film Group

Keywords: Fall, Best friend, 2000s, Temptation

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Guldbagge Award (2003)
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Guldbagge Award (2003)
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Guldbagge Award (2003)