Avdotya SMIRNOVA
Авдотья СМИРНОВА
Avdotia SMIRNOVA
Russia, 2011, full length film 
Colour, fiction
Dva dnya
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Два дня

 

 Two days

 Deux jours

Other titles : Музей
 
Directed by : Avdotya SMIRNOVA (Авдотья СМИРНОВА)
Writing credits : Avdotya SMIRNOVA (Авдотья СМИРНОВА)
 
Cast
Fyodor BONDARCHUK (Федор БОНДАРЧУК) ...Pyotr Drozdov
Ksenia RAPPOPORT (Ксения РАППОПОРТ) ...Masha
Irina ROZANOVA (Ирина РОЗАНОВА)
Konstantin SHELESTUN (Константин ШЕЛЕСТУН)
Andrei SMIRNOV (Андрей СМИРНОВ) ...minister
 
Cinematography : Maksim OSADCHY (Максим ОСАДЧИЙ)
Production design : Yekaterina ZALETAEVA (Екатерина ЗАЛЕТАЕВА)
Music : Pyotr KLIMOV (Пётр КЛИМОВ), Aleksey STEBLYOV (Алексей СТЕБЛЕВ)
Produced by : Fyodor BONDARCHUK (Федор БОНДАРЧУК), Ruben DISHDISHIAN (Рубен ДИШДИШЯН), Dmitry RUDOVSKY (Дмитрий РУДОВСКИЙ)
Companies : Central Partnership, Art Pictures Studio
 
Sites : Allociné, IMDb

Awards :
Best actress Ksenia RAPPOPORT , Golden Eagle awards, Moscow (Russia), 2012
Best actor Fyodor BONDARCHUK , Golden Eagle awards, Moscow (Russia), 2012
Audience Award Window to Europe Film Festival, Vyborg, Vyborg (Russia), 2011
Audience Award Honfleur Russian Film Festival, Honfleur (France), 2011

Plot synopsis
In the film, Drozdov comes to the provincial museum of an obscure Russian literary genius with an order to seize the museum’s land. There, he meets young literary expert Masha, who works as the museum’s Deputy Director. The attraction between the two is so strong that Drozdov decides to alter the entire course of his life.
Source : Action 61th Berlinale Special Edition
 

commentaries
RUSSIA BEYOND Les cinq meilleurs films russes à regarder sur Netflix [Dans quels pays?], Alexandre NETCHAÏEV, RUSSIA BEYOND, 2020
Avdot’ia Smirnova : Two Days (2 dnia, 2011), Stephen NORRIS, kinokultura.com, 2012
Два дня. «Сеансу» отвечают…, Group of authors, seance.ru, 2011
Идеологическая комедия Два дня, режиссер Авдотья Смирнова, Anjelika ARTYUKH, Искусство кино, 8, 2011
Номенклатурный ромком. Два дня, Andrei PLAKHOV, seance.ru, 2011
La Russie de 2011 au miroir de son cinéma, Sylvie BRAIBANT, TV5, 2011
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Russian film festival in Sweden 'KinoRiurik', Stockholm (Sweden), 2015
- Russian Resurrection Film Festival, Different cities (Australia), 2012
- Days of Russian cinema in Limoges, Limoges (France), 2012
- International Film Festival Tarkovski, Ivanovo (Russia), 2012
- Golden Eagle awards, Moscow (Russia), 2012
- Soirées du cinéma russe de Bordeaux, Bordeaux (France), 2011
- Honfleur Russian Film Festival, Honfleur (France), 2011
- Russian Film Week in Paris : Regards de Russie, Paris (France), 2011
- FilmFestival Cottbus - Festival of East European Cinema, Cottbus (Germany), 2011
- Russische Filmwoche in Berlin, Berlin (Germany), 2011
- Sputnik nad Polska, Warsaw (Poland), 2011
- Comic Film Festival "Ulybnis, Rossiya", Moscow (Russia), 2011
- Film Festival of CIS countries, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia "Kinoshock", Anapa (Russia), 2011
- International Film Festival : Pacific Meridians, Vladivostok (Russia), 2011
- Window to Europe Film Festival, Vyborg, Vyborg (Russia), 2011
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2011
- Independant European Film Festival VOICES, Vologda (Russia), 2011
- Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2011
- International Human Rights Film Festival, Moscow (Russia), 2011
- Odessa International Film Festival, Odessa (Ukraine), 2011

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