Man Follows the Sun

Man Follows the Sun

Man Follows the Sun (, translit.Chelovek idyot za solntsem) is a 1962 Soviet drama film directed by Mikhail Kalik.


The film follows a little boy through the megacity (Chișinău) on his pursuit to get the sun, because, as another boy tells him that going straight he will be able to get the sun, walk around the globe, and return to the place of his departure but from a different side. The world of adults and the spaces they inhabit are viewed from a child's perspective.

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    contentLocation Soviet Union
    director Mikhail Kalik
    editor Ksenia Blinova Nikolay Chaika
    genre drama
    keywords chisinău little boy
    musicBy Mikael Tariverdiev
    productionCompany Moldova-Film
    theme children's