Vitali MELNIKOV
Виталий МЕЛЬНИКОВ
Vitali MELNIKOV
USSR, 1964, 20mn 
Colour, fiction
Barbos Pays a Visit to Bobik
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Барбос в гостях у Бобика

 

 Barbos rend visite à Bobik

 Barbos v gostyakh u Bobika

 
Directed by : Vitali MELNIKOV (Виталий МЕЛЬНИКОВ)
Writing credits : Nikolay NOSOV (Николай НОСОВ)
Cinematography : Aleksandr DIBRYVNYY (Александр ДИБРИВНЫЙ)
Production design : Isaac KAPLAN (Исаак КАПЛАН)
Music : Murad KAZHLAYEV (Мурад КАЖЛАЕВ)
Sound : Lev VALTER (Лев ВАЛЬТЕР)
Production : Lenfilm
 

Plot synopsis
Barbos the dog lives in an old cold kennel while the lazy spoiled lap dog Bobik, finds it extremely tiresome to comply with Grandfather’s simple commands. One day, in Grandfather’s absence, Bobik invites Barbos to his place and starts boasting about his life. After eating, playing and taking a bath both friends fall asleep in Grandfather’s bed. And at that moment the master of the house returns home.
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- International debut film festival, Khanty Mansiysk (Russia), 2008