Natasha


Synopsis

NATASHA takes place over the course of one summer. It is the story of Mark Berman,16, the son of Russian immigrants living in the suburbs north of Toronto. When his uncle enters into an arranged marriage with a woman from Moscow, the woman arrives in Canada with her young adolescent daughter, Natasha. Mark, a slacker, is conscripted by his parents to take responsibility for the strange girl. He learns that, in Moscow, she’d led a troubled and promiscuous life. A secret and forbidden romance begins between the two of them that has bizarre and tragic consequences for everyone involved.
Original Languages: English, Russian
Genre: Drama
Running Time: 93 min
Year: 2015

CREDITS

CAST
Sasha K. Gordon ()
Alex Ozerov ()
Aidan Shipley ()
Lola Tash ()
DIRECTED BY
David Bezmozgis

TRAILER


PHOTOS

ALEX OZEROV as Mark and SASHA K. GORDON as Natasha in David Bezmozgis’ film NATASHA. Courtesy of Mongrel Media. Photo: Eli Reed
ALEX OZEROV plays Mark in David Bezmozgis’ film NATASHA. Courtesy of Mongrel Media. Photo: Eli Reed
The lunch table with Bella (DEANNA DEZMARI), Fima (IGOR OVADIS), Zina (AYATATYANA STOLNITS) and Natasha (SASHA K. GORDON) in David Bezmozgis’ film NATASHA. Courtesy of Mongrel Media. Photo: Christos Kalohoridis.
DAVID BEZMOZGIS (director) on the set of his new feature film NATASHA. Courtesy of Mongrel Media. Photo: Eli Reed
Mark (ALEX OZEROV) watches Natasha and his mother Bella doing some gardening in David Bezmozgis’ film NATASHA. Courtesy of Mongrel Media. Photo: Christos Kalohoridis
ALEX OZEROV plays Mark in David Bezmozgis’ film NATASHA. Courtesy of Mongrel Media. Photo: Christos Kalohoridis
SASHA K. GORDON as Natasha in David Bezmozgis’ film NATASHA. Courtesy of Mongrel Media. Photo: Elly Dassas
Mark (ALEX OZEROV) shows Natasha (SASHA K. GORDON) around his house in David Bezmozgis’ film NATASHA.
Zina (AYA-TATYANA STOLNITS) insists to her daughter Natasha (SASHA K. GORDON) that it’s time to go home in David Bezmozgis’ film NATASHA. Courtesy of Mongrel Media. Photo: Christos Kalohoridis