We would like to remind you that every production awarded monthly will also run in their respective categories during the final annual event. The Best Movie and Best Documentary of the Month will also compete for the annual cash awards of Best Movie, Best Animation and Best Documentary of the Year.
Dasha, a young biologist, prepares to defend her Ph.D. on the Baikal seal. Her Ph.D. advisor is skeptical about Dasha’s love for animals, and her mother only cares about the girl not missing night prayers. A story about a conflict between science and religion, love and suffering, between what Dasha wants and what others push her to do.