Vladimir MIRZOEV
Владимир МИРЗОЕВ
Vladimir MIRZOEV
Russia, 2018, 30mn 
fiction
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Русская смерть

 

 Russian death

 Une mort russe

 
Directed by : Vladimir MIRZOEV (Владимир МИРЗОЕВ)
Writing credits : Irina VASKOVSKAYA (Ирина ВАСЬКОВСКАЯ)
 
Cast
Yevgeniya SOLYANIKH (Евгения СОЛЯНЫХ)
Nadezhda IGOSHINA (Надежда ИГОШИНА)
Yevgeni TSYGANOV (Евгений ЦЫГАНОВ)
 
Cinematography : Yuri BURAK (Юрий БУРАК)
Production design : Yekaterina SINYAKINA (Екатерина СИНЯКИНА)
Music : Ivan LUBENNIKOV (Иван ЛУБЕННИКОВ)
Produced by : Anna IVANNIKOVA (Анна ИВАННИКОВА), Yevgeniya SOLYANIKH (Евгения СОЛЯНЫХ)
Companies : ГИТИС / GITIS
 

Plot synopsis
Valya has always been dreaming about living in Venice. She sold her Moscow flat and left. The younger sister, Nadezhda, stayed alone in the country house. After a few years Valya became disenchanted with Venice and returned. Now, "in a Chekhovian way", both sisters live in a house with a mezzanine, this is what you call loneliness together. They became stuck between the past and the present. Behind the gates you find the frightening and incomprehensible everyday life, into which you "enter each time like into an Odyssey". One day Alexey appears, a mature man with an intelligent face. Nadia snatches him but Valya also likes him. A classic love triangle? No, our sisters have very different plans for Alexey… http://40.moscowfilmfestival.ru
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Pune International film Festival. PIFF, Pune (India), 2021
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2018