Artiom MIKHALKOV
Артем МИХАЛКОВ
Artiom MIKHALKOV
Russia, 2015, 95mn 
fiction
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Ставка на любовь

 

 Bet on Love

 Miser sur l'amour

 
Directed by : Artiom MIKHALKOV (Артем МИХАЛКОВ)
Writing credits : Aleksey LYAPOROV (Алексей ЛЯПОРОВ), Suren MKRCHIAN (Сурен МКРТЧЯН)
 
Cast
Ovannes AZOYAN (Ованнес АЗОЯН)
Andrei BURKOVSKY (Андрей БУРКОВСКИЙ)
Katerina SHPITSA (Катерина ШПИЦА)
Andrei SMOLYAKOV (Андрей СМОЛЯКОВ)
Vadim ANDREEV (Вадим АНДРЕЕВ)
Dmitry KHRUSTALYOV (Дмитрий ХРУСТАЛЕВ)
Polina MAKSIMOVA (Полина МАКСИМОВА)
Aleksandr REVVA (Александр РЕВВА)
Yan TSAPNIK (Ян ЦАПНИК )
Olga TUMAIKINA (Ольга ТУМАЙКИНА)
 
Cinematography : Marat ADELSHIN (Марат АДЕЛЬШИН)
Production design : Fyodor SAVYELEV (Федор САВЕЛЬЕВ)
Editing : Kirill ABRAMOV (Кирилл АБРАМОВ), Igor OTDELNOV (Игорь ОТДЕЛЬНОВ)
Produced by : Rezo GIGINISHVILY (Резо ГИГИНЕИШВИЛИ), Eduard ILOYAN (Эдуард ИЛОЯН), Denis ZHALINSKY (Денис ЖАЛИНСКИЙ)
Release Date in Russia : 11/02/2016
 

Plot synopsis
Kostia and David are childhood friends. Many years later they have the opportunity to test the strength of their friendship. David prepares to ask for the hand of his beloved, Anna, and Kostia wants to reach the final of an international poker championship. These two events which seem to have nothing in common, will prove to be decisive in the life of our friends because David will have to play poker and Kostia will have to save the marriage of his friend! will they be able to remain themselves and save the situation by exchanging their place?
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Russian Art Festival, Cannes (France), 2017
- Russische Filmwoche in Berlin, Berlin (Germany), 2016