Yekaterina GROKHOVSKAIA
Екатерина ГРОХОВСКАЯ
Ekaterina GROKHOVSKAIA
Pyotr STEPIN
Пётр СТЕПИН
Piotr STEPIN
Russia, 2006, 104mn 
Colour, fiction
The Man of No Return
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Человек безвозвратный

 

 L'Homme sans retour

 Chelovyek bezvozvratnyy

 
Directed by : Yekaterina GROKHOVSKAIA (Екатерина ГРОХОВСКАЯ), Pyotr STEPIN (Пётр СТЕПИН)
Writing credits : Pyotr STEPIN (Пётр СТЕПИН)
 
Cast
Sergey CHONISHVILY (Сергей ЧОНИШВИЛИ) ...Arkadi
Anna CHURINA (Анна ЧУРИНА) ...Nadezhda
Vitali GOGNSKY (Виталий ГОГУНСКИЙ) ...ami d'Andrei 
Galina JOVOVICH-LOGINOVA (Галина ЙОВОВИЧ-ЛОГИНОВА) ...Alevtina 
Sergey KRAPIVA (Сергей КРАПИВА) ...Andrei
Nina MENSHIKOVA (Нина МЕНЬШИКОВА) ...mère d’Alevtina
Yekaterina REDNIKOVA (Екатерина РЕДНИКОВА) ...Vera
Mikhail REMIZOV (Михаил РЕМИЗОВ) ...père
Yelena VALIUSHKINA (Елена ВАЛЮШКИНА) ...mère 
Olga ZAITSEVA (Ольга ЗАЙЦЕВА) ...Katia
 
Cinematography : Aleksey ANDRIANOV (Алексей АНДРИАНОВ)
Production design : Antonina MAVRINA (Антонина МАВРИНА)
Music : Yevgeni GALPERIN (Евгений ГАЛЬПЕРИН)
Editing : Yekaterina GROKHOVSKAIA (Екатерина ГРОХОВСКАЯ)
Produced by : Dmitry RUBIN (Дмитрий РУБИН), Igor ZADORIN (Игорь ЗАДОРИН)
Production : ZGfilm avec la participation de Cineline Studio (ZGfilm при участии Cineline Studio)
Release date in Russia : 07/09/2006
 
format : 35 mm
Site : www.theman.ru

Plot synopsis
The destinies of several families from a provincial town on the Volga, who do not know each other, but whose lives seem to be inextricably linked and mutually dependent on each other. Twelve protagonists, who all struggle with their inner devils in their own way. Only one thing bonds them: the love for their town, the aspiration for happiness, love and peace.
 

Commentaries and bibliography
Ekaterina Grokhovskaia : The Man of No Return (Chelovek bezvozvratnyi, 2006), Marcia LANDY, kinokultura.com, 2007
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Sputnik nad Polska, Warsaw (Poland), 2012
- Prague International Film Festival : Febiofest, Prague (Czech Republic), 2007
- International Women's Film Festival, Créteil (France), 2007
- Arras International Film Festival, Arras (France), 2007
- Rotterdam International Film Festival, Rotterdam (Netherlands), 2007
- Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2006
- Festival Russian kino 'Moscow Premier Screenings', Moscow (Russia), 2006

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