Ilya KHRZHANOVSKY
Илья ХРЖАНОВСКИЙ
Ilia KHRJANOVSKI
Ilya PERMYAKOV
Илья ПЕРМЯКОВ
Ilia PERMIAKOV
Germany / Ukraine / United Kingdom / Russian Federation, 2019, 360mn 
documentary, TV serial
Dau. Degeneration
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Дау. Дегенерация

 

 Dau. Dégénérescence

 Dau. Degeneratsia

 
Directed by : Ilya KHRZHANOVSKY (Илья ХРЖАНОВСКИЙ), Ilya PERMYAKOV (Илья ПЕРМЯКОВ)
 
Sites : Allociné, IMDb

Plot synopsis
The story of a secret Soviet research institute that aims to produce the perfect human being, but in the end is crushed by an unholy alliance of the secret police and nationalist troops who will stop at nothing to achieve their ideals.
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Commentaries and bibliography
DAU. Degeneration review – shocking, six-hour satire of Soviet science, Peter BRADSHAW, theguardian.com, 2020
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Film Festival Black Movie, Geneva (Switzerland), 2021
- Berlin International Film Festival : Berlinale, Berlin (Germany), 2020
- Annual award of the Guild of Historians of Cinema and Film Critics, Moscow (Russia), 2020

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