Winter Cherry is a 1985 romantic comedy directed by Igor Maslennikov.
The main character of the film is Olga (Yelena Safonova), a beautiful intelligent 30-year-old woman, resident of Soviet Leningrad who is a scientific researcher employed at an institute. She is divorced and is a single mother to her 5-year-old son Antoshka (Mikhail Poduschak). Olga tries to arrange her personal life and longs for happiness which she would attain with a loved one. Family, just like Homeland has to exist! Otherwise life makes no sense – muses the young woman. All her neighbor-friends are likewise unhappy in love; childless kindergarten educator Valya (Larisa Udovichenko) cohabiting with crude hockey player Alexander (Sergey Parshin), accountant of a carpool Larissa (Nina Ruslanova) who is divorced and raises her 5-year-old son Serezha.
|editor||Lyudmila Obrazumova Zinaida Shorokhova|
|keywords||alexander lenkov divorce even family life leningrad love child married meet old bachelor pick up real man scientific research single mother true love write young woman|