Anna CHERNAKOVA
Анна ЧЕРНАКОВА
Anna TCHERNAKOVA
Russia, 2010, 105mn 
Colour, fiction
Smert v pensne ili Nash Chekhov
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Смерть в пенсне или Наш Чехов

 

 Death In Pince-Nez or Our Chekhov

 La Mort au pince-nez ou Notre Tchékhov

 
Directed by : Anna CHERNAKOVA (Анна ЧЕРНАКОВА)
Writing credits : Aleksandr ADABASHIAN (Александр АДАБАШЬЯН), Anna CHERNAKOVA (Анна ЧЕРНАКОВА)
 
Cast
Alena BABENKO (Алена БАБЕНКО) ...Varya
Sergey BEZRUKOV (Сергей БЕЗРУКОВ) ...Kameo
Yelena DRAPEKO (Елена ДРАПЕКО) ...Lyuba
Aleksandr FEKLISTOV (Александр ФЕКЛИСТОВ) ...Lopakhin
Yevdokiya GERMANOVA (Евдокия ГЕРМАНОВА) ...Sharlotta
Aleksandr GRAVE (Александр ГРАВЕ) ...Firs
Aleksandr SHPAGIN (Александр ШПАГИН) ...Trofimov
Yuri STOYANOV (Юрий СТОЯНОВ) ...Daniil Sorin
 
Cinematography : Aleksandr KARIUK (Александр КАРЮК)
Produced by : Stanislav NIKOLAYEV (Станислав НИКОЛАЕВ)
Other persons :
Music : Gavin BRYARS
Companies : “MERKATOR MEDIA” film company
 

Plot synopsis
A famous theatrical director Daniil Sorin arrives from abroad to Moscow, after being invited to reproduce his once-successful play “Cherry Orchard”. The film is about the psychological condition of a person with creative mind living in a foreign country.
 

commentaries
Anna Chernakova : Death in Pince-Nez, or Our Chekhov (Smert' v pensne ili nash Chekhov, 2010), Chiara NATALUCCI, kinokultura.com, 2011
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Marbella Russian Filmfest, Marbella (Spain), 2013
- Seville European Film Festival : SEFF, Seville (Spain), 2011
- International Human Rights Film Festival, Moscow (Russia), 2010
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2010