Contempory Moscow, Russia. Young Galya (Yuliya Vysotskaya) comes to Moscow from the coal-mining town of Shakhty in the Rostov Oblast near the Black Sea, a journey of over 500 miles. She is pretty and bright, if a bit naive and disorganized. Her dream is to become an elite high-fashion model -- a supermodel -- and to see her image on the glossy cover of the fashion magazine Beauty. When she meets the editor-in-chief of Beauty Magazine, however, he tells Galya that she lacks the necessary natural beauty and sense of style to be a model, and she will never appear on their cover. She then goes to work as a seamstress for a famous fashion designer. During one of their shows, quite by accident, she ends up walking the runway as a model. They fire her on the spot. Then, seemingly by chance, she becomes the assistant of the owner of an elite, highly exclusive, personal matchmaking agency, which -- for a considerable price -- arranges marriages for rich men with the most beautiful models in ...
Gorkaya komediya o sladkoy zhizni (Bitter comedy about dolce vita)
23 August 2007 (Russia)
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Opening Weekend: RUR 49,529,596
26 August 2007, Limited Release
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Music by Isaak Dunayevsky
Words by B. Mass & M. Chervinsky
Sung by Dima Bilan & L.O. Utesov See more