COMPARTMENT NO. 6 (107 R)

COMPARTMENT NO. 6

SUMMARY

A young Finnish woman escapes an enigmatic love affair in Moscow by boarding a train to the arctic port of Murmansk. Forced to share the long ride and a tiny sleeping car with a larger than life Russian miner, the unexpected encounter leads the occupants of Compartment No. 6 to face major truths about human connection.

Russian with English Subtitles

DIRECTOR: Juho Kuosmanen
WRITERS: Andris Feldmanis, Livia Ulman and Juho Kuosmanen
CAST: Seidi Haarla, Yuriy Borisov


 

REVIEW

“A wry, heartfelt study of two characters who can’t escape their entwined fate, forged within the confines of cramped quarters and the peculiar intimacies of Russian train travel.”

Ann Hornaday, Washington Post