Denis VILENKIN
Денис ВИЛЕНКИН
Denis VILENKIN
Russia, 2019, 23mn 
fiction
Splendore
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 Splendore

 Splendore

 
Directed by : Denis VILENKIN (Денис ВИЛЕНКИН)
Writing credits : Denis VILENKIN (Денис ВИЛЕНКИН), Alina ZAYNABITDINOVA (Алина ЗАЙНАБИТДИНОВА)
 
Cast
Kirill PARASTAEV (Кирилл ПАРАСТАЕВ) ...butcher
Ivan YANKOVSKY (Иван ЯНКОВСКИЙ) ...father
Anna SLYU (Анна СЛЮ) ...Liubov
Anastasia TEPLINSKAYA (Анастасия ТЕПЛИНСКАЯ) ...mother
 
Cinematography : Alina ZAYNABITDINOVA (Алина ЗАЙНАБИТДИНОВА)
Production design : Alina ZAYNABITDINOVA (Алина ЗАЙНАБИТДИНОВА)
Music : Ilya SENIN (Илья СЕНИН)
Editing : Denis VILENKIN (Денис ВИЛЕНКИН)
 

Plot synopsis
USSR, 1979. A guy meets a girl at a party. The girl is a hairdresser, the guy helps his father at a meat-processing plant. Soon a son is born and the couple become a family. The beginning of 2004. The boy has grown into a lyric poet but, nevertheless, follows the father’s footsteps and works at the meat-processing plant. A reflection on happiness gets him into a dead end, from which, apparently, there is no way out. But here in his life enters the accountant Liubov, or Love, and there comes the time of the wedding…
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, Sochi (Russia), 2020