Olya's Love


Kirill Sakharnov | Russia, Austria | 2014 | 68 min | Russian + English Subtitles 

What if your emotions were illegal? This specific question is a struggle for Olya and Galiya, a lesbian couple who lives in Russia. Olya is a fighter and an active member of the local LGBT-society. Galiya refuses to let politics control her life. Their love is solid, and they want to have a baby together. When the Russian government launched their discriminating law against homosexuality, Olyas battle becomes even bigger. Her relationship with Galiya is also put to the test.