Loosely inspired by Dostoyevsky’s short story A Gentle Creature about a woman who travels to a prison in a remote region to track down her incarcerated husband.

  1. Sergey Loznitsa

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Fyodor Dostoevsky


Top Billed Cast

  1. Vasilina Makovtseva

    Vasilina Makovtseva

    A Gentle Creature

  2. Valeriu Andriuta

    Valeriu Andriuta

    Blue face

  3. Liya Akhedzhakova

    Liya Akhedzhakova

    Human Rights activist

  4. Roza Khairullina

    Roza Khairullina

    Passenger, her sister

  5. Sergey Kolesov

    Sergey Kolesov

    Man with Spread Teeth

Full Cast & Crew

A Gentle Creature
A Gentle Creature



Original Title Кроткая

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 25, 2017


Original Language Russian

Runtime 2h 22m

Budget $2,200,000.00

Revenue -



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