Pavel MEDVEDEV
Павел МЕДВЕДЕВ
Pavel MEDVEDEV
Russia, 2006, 32mn 
Colour, documentary
Na tretyey ot solntsa planeta
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На третьей от солнца планете

 

 On the Third Planet from the Sun

 Sur la troisième planète à partir du soleil

 
Directed by : Pavel MEDVEDEV (Павел МЕДВЕДЕВ)
Writing credits : Pavel MEDVEDEV (Павел МЕДВЕДЕВ)
Cinematography : Pavel MEDVEDEV (Павел МЕДВЕДЕВ)
Produced by : Pavel MEDVEDEV (Павел МЕДВЕДЕВ)
Companies : St Petersburg Documentary Film Studio
 
format : 35 mm

Plot synopsis
This documentary is set in Archangel, in northern Russia, where nuclear tests were held for decades. The local population has now started collecting what is known as 'space refuse' from the neighbouring marshes to sell as scrap iron or to use in everyday life. Now pilgrims walk through the bushes and marshes. The beautifully photographed hardships become tangible for the viewer. Source: http://www.filmfestivalrotterdam.com
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Mostra Internazionale del Nuovo Cinema, Pesaro (Italy), 2011
- Tromso International Film Festival : TIFF, Tromso (Norway), 2011
- Rotterdam International Film Festival, Rotterdam (Netherlands), 2008
- Vienna International Film Festival (Viennale), Vienna (Austria), 2007
- Window to Europe Film Festival, Vyborg, Vyborg (Russia), 2007
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2007