Skip to content
Eye Logo link to homepageEye Film Museum Logo, link to homepage
NLEN
Eye Filmmuseum

for anytime

in all languages

still from 107 Mothers (Péter Kerekes, CZ/SK 2021)

107 Mothers

Peter Kerekes / SI, CZ, UA, 2021 / 93 min.

Lesya gives birth to a son at a women’s prison in Ukraine. Guard Iryna is worried: when the child is three it will be taken to an orphanage, except if Lesya is paroled or finds an alternative place for him to live.

poster 107 Mothers (Péter Kerekes, CZ/SK 2021)
Slovakian director Péter Kerekes did extensive research at the Odessa prison in Ukraine for his cinematic portrait of a young woman in a women’s prison. He was impressed by how the imprisoned women are forced to survive – with each other and their sometimes ruined lives.

Details

Director

Peter Kerekes

Production year

2021

Country

SI, CZ, UA

Original title

107 Mothers

Length

93 min.

Language

Russian, Ukrainian

Subtitles

NLD or ENG

Format

DCP

still from 107 Mothers (Péter Kerekes, CZ/SK 2021)
still from 107 Mothers (Péter Kerekes, CZ/SK 2021)
Planning on having a drink or a bite to eat? Book online for Eye Bar Restaurant.
Share your love for film and become a member of the Eye Society.