Far From Moscow Festival: Film, The Student
The world is unfair; it is mired in evil. There is so much falsehood, deceit, and hypocrisy. Virtue has been desecrated; faith has been lost. A boy called Benjamin thinks he knows everything about morality. He knows how ethical norms must be observed and how they should be defended. He knows what’s good––and what’s bad. His behavior, however, soon becomes a challenge for those around him. So where is the line between morality and intolerance? Between liberty and permissiveness; sermonizing and terrorism; religion and manipulation?