SCHEME. 74 min, 2022

GRAND PRIX Berlinale Generation 14+

Feature film 74 min

Director, script writer – Farkhat Sharipov

The film is based on the revelations of teenagers who came to the casting. It talks about the scheme of sexual exploitation of minors, which was organized by adults. This scheme is designed in such a way that adolescents, motivated by easy money, pull each other into it. This scheme works all over the world to this day.


Masha is going through a crisis of adolescence. In search of herself, she moves further and further from her family, these searches lead her to the company of new friends – her peers, who are involved in a scheme of illegal earnings. Masha’s new friend, Ram, whom she is in love with, also invites her to earn some money. He says that all that is required of her is to come to a party and have fun, and if she brings her friends, she will be paid extra for each.

Starring Victoria Romanova and Tair Svintsov

Director, script writer – Farkhat Sharipov

Producer – Dina Zhumabek

DOP – Alexander Plotnikov

Sound – Ruslan Sakiyev

Production design – Alexey Shindin

Costumes – Azhar Aubakirova

Castins – Raushan Meirmanova

Make up – Aliya Shmanova

1 AD – Dana Serik

Creative producer – Yuliya Kim

Executive producer – Talgat Nuriyev

For more information please contact Yuliya Kim:, +33 7 83 33 35 44