n the old days it was called hypochrondria, or black melancholia. Now, apparently, it's termed the Asthenic Syndrome. Whatever it is, Nikolai, a teacher of epicly indifferent pupils, has got it, and it's not much fun.
Kira Muratova - Sindrome astenica - Astenicheskiy sindrom - 1989 (RUS sub ITA) ENG
Astenicheskiy Sindrom (eng)