A young and insomniac merchant turns to an enchanted tea so she may sleep like a princess. However, proving her ability to live inside a dream will not be as easy, even for someone so accustomed to marketing herself. The unusual mix of Slavic culture, pop references, extravagant garments, and an aesthetic equally baroque and purposely relaxed will thwart all expectations of familiarity, making this contemporary fairy tale a film of surprisingly unique ambitions and results. *(C.M)
Leningrad born artist and film director Uldus Bakhtiozina coming from the family with mixed religions and nationalities, expressing her family background through her artistic works. Besides her work in film, she has an extensive production as a photographer, as well as working with music vídeos and as a costume and make-up designer.