Aleksandr MELKUMOV
Александр МЕЛКУМОВ
Russia, 2020, 72mn 
Byt ili ne byt ...
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Быть или не быть...


 To be or not to be ...

 Etre ou ne pas être ...

Directed by : Aleksandr MELKUMOV (Александр МЕЛКУМОВ)
Writing credits : Aleksandr MELKUMOV (Александр МЕЛКУМОВ)
Cinematography : Aleksandr MELKUMOV (Александр МЕЛКУМОВ)
Produced by : Aleksandr MELKUMOV (Александр МЕЛКУМОВ)

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Plot synopsis
"To be or not to be" - this sacramental phrase is familiar to many. And now the moment comes when the student has to make a personal choice to be or not to be an artist. What attracts them? The profession itself or the way of life in this profession? What is an artist? The film was based on a three-month observation of applicants to the acting department of VGIK.

Selected in the following festivals :
- International Art Documentary Film Festival "Artdocfest", Moscow (Russia), 2022