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The Asthenic Syndrome (1989)
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The Asthenic Syndrome (1989)
Original name: Астенический синдром
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 153 min.
Story: In the old days it was called hypochrondria, or black melancholia. Now, apparently, it's termed the Asthenic Syndrome. Whatever it is, Nikolai, a teacher of epicly indifferent pupils, has got it, and it's not much fun.
Plot: loneliness, teacher, depression, female nudity, male nudity, soviet, film within a film, female director
Place: ussr, soviet union

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Duration: 98 min.
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Duration: 91 min.
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