THE POLITICAL WOMEN: Three women are central to the story of the Soviet Superman. They all are people of substance and have no intention to play the helpless fangirl avatar. Though not appearing throughout the movie, his childhood friend Svetlana becomes instrumental in his decision to serve 'the State' under Premier Stalin. Years later, when the duo meets again, it is not the kindest of circumstances but Svetlana reveals she always had faith in her friend's leadership. Once again, she changes the course of Superman's life.