The Major
The Major

The Major

Director Yuri Bykov

Production year 2013

Length 99min.

Country Russia


What if one day you make a mistake that destroys your life? Would you be ready to take the consequences, even if they ruin the happiness of your family? Would you be ready to kill somebody just to hide this mistake? That day Sergey Sobolev, police officer, is driving to the hospital where his wife is about to give birth to their child. High from happiness, he’s driving too fast, and this consequently leads to a run over of a boy. The boy dies, and now the major has only two options: go to prison or conceal his crime and stay free …



Yuri Bykov
Yuri Bykov



Alexey Utichey, Kira Maxaganskaya, Anastasia Alexeyeva, Alexey Alexeyev


Yuri Bykov

Director of Photography

Kiril Klepalov

Music by

Yuri Bykov


Arkadi Noskov


Yuri Bykov


Denis Shvedov, Irina Nizina, Ilya Isayev, Yuri Bykov, Boris Nevrozov, Kiril Polukhin, Dmitri Kulichkov

Production company(ies)

Kriukov kanal,12, 190068, St.Petersburg, Russia

Yuri Bykov

Born 1981. In 2005 he graduated from the State Institute of Cinematography and worked in the Theater of the Moon, Checkov Art Theater, Tsatra. In 2005-2009 filmed advertisements and short films, his debut feature To Live (2012) was an award-winning film in several film festivals.


To Live (2012), The Major (2013).

FILMS 2013