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Beyond The Wind

Based on a story of Rostislav Alekseev

Rostislav Alekseev was a soviet engineer who invented and designed the world’s first ekranoplan vehicles – “flying ships”, huge and powerful machines which could move at incredible speed.
This man was and ingenious engineer and a dreamer, faithful to his country. His challenging ideas were much ahead of the time and faced bureaucratic hurdles and misunderstanding.

Russia, 4х52, 2018
Director by: Leonid Pliaskin
Cast: Artem Bystrov, Daria Tsiberkina, Maria Russkikh, Andrei Moskvichyov

Patent

Two young scientists discover a cure for cancer and get patent for it. Soon they are contacted by a big foreign pharmaceutical company and an influential State Corporation. Both are eager to take a discovery under control.
Soon after that, one of the scientists is killed and the other is the only suspect. This puts the fate of a great scientific discovery in danger.

Russia, 2018, 100 min
Directed by: Alexander Basaev
Cast: Dmitrii Endaltcev, Konstantin Ivanov, Anna Starshenbaum, Nikita Salopin, Rostislav Bershauer, Tatiana Tashkova

Dangerous Holidays

A boy from a big city comes to Crimea village for summer holidays. He’s feeling bored without Internet, but very soon makes friends with an easy-going local girl.
Together they notice suspicious behaviour of some strangers, begin their own investigation and help the Police stop dangerous terrorists.

Production: Russia, 2016
Duration: 81 min
Directed by: Olga Belyaeva
Cast: Evdokia Kolesnikova, Erich Chupin, Konstantin Kryukov, Irina Skobtseva, Sergei Nikonenko, Ivan Kolesnikov, Galina Polskykh, Nina Maslova

Too Red to be a Fox

Based on a Goethe’s tale “Reynard the Fox”.

Adventures of a charming and cunning Fox who finds himself helping a love-struck blacksmith Tillo. The man dreams of making a woman named Emmy happy, despite she has never laughed or even smiled. In Emmy’s name, Tillo is ready to slay a dragon and defeat a giant. The Fox, accompanied with other animals, talking flowers, kind angels, and elves from the magic forest, comes to help him.

Production: Russia, 2015
Duration: 100 min
Directed by: Aleksandra Strelyanaya
Cast: Igor Lepikhin, Daniel Gedike, Sergey Khomchenkov, Anton Paderin, Mariya Runovskaya, Anastasiya Aristova

The End Of A Beautiful Epoch

Based on the novel by Sergei Dovlatov

A young journalist and writer Andrew Lentulov, known for the sincerity of his views, freedom of thought and boldness of judgment, is proposed to move from St. Petersburg to Tallinn to work in a local newspaper. There Andrew is steeped into the love affair full of contradictions with the editor Marina, endless random relationships, but the most important thing- in a fierce resistance to the system. What was the fight of the rebel, the favorite of women and “the most immoral employee” against the most severe censorship, surveillance, and hypocrisy, and who won it?

Russia, 95 min

Directed by: Stanislav Govorukhin
Cast: Ivan Kolesnikov, Sergey Garmash, Fyodor Dobronravov, Dmitry Astrakhan, Svetlana Khodchenkova

Weekend

The black-and-white “Weekend” by Stanislav Govorukhin is a remake of the Louis Malle’s film “Lift to the Scaffold” (1957), updated to the present.
The financial director of a large corporation kills an accountant, which has discovered his fraud. Protagonist makes the murder to look like a suicide, but gets stuck in the elevator when leaving the crime scene.

Production: Russia, 2013
Duration: 97 min
Directed by: Stanislav Govorukhin
Cast: Maksim Matveyev, Yuliya Khlynina, Vyacheslav Chepurchenko, Viktor Sukhorukov, Yuliya Peresild, Ekaterina Guseva, Aleksandr Domogarov, Olga Dykhovichnaya

The diary of the First-grader’s Mom

Events in the film unfold in chronological order from the first PTA meeting to the last day of school first grader, illuminating the brightest days of the boy, his mom and dad.
Vasja’s family understands how carelessly they had lived before, and how much trouble and anxiety school time brings. The first year of Vasya’s study is a kind of miniature that unfolds the whole life. Friendship, first love, the throes of creation, betrayal, life in the community, hard work, overcoming the “obstacles” – that is, literally, like a snowball coming down a little boy. Who would support? Who would explain? Who would give an advice? Only the unity of the family and the school can help the child to cope with difficulties, which in turn makes parents proud of the boy. Now he feels more confident, and starts to adapt to adult life. Time goes unnoticed. Being in a lyrical mood, parents notice: “Well, the first class has ended …”

Production: Russia, 2014
Duration: 75 min
Directed by: Andrey Silkin
Cast: Svetlana Hodchenkova, Dmitry Endaltsev, Dima Polunin, Elena Yakvleva, Victor Sukhorukov, Galina Polskih

Not A Honeymoon

A wayward daughter of a successful businessman Khromov – Alena – in spite of her father wants to go to a trendy choreography school in Berlin. To put a stop to her regular attempts to escape Khromov, one tough character, decides to marry her off to «the first comer». It appears

Production: Russia, 2016
Duration: 94 min
Directed by: Dmitry Izmestiev
Cast: Marina Vasilieva, Ivan Shakhnakharov, Alexander Samoilenko, Tatiana Yakovenko

​ Graphomafia

Contemporary Moscow. A successful publisher hires a band of graphomaniacs to kill a famous writer. The plan is to steal the manuscript of his novel, claim publisher’s son to be its author and make him famous. And hack writers would get their works published.
But committing a murder is much different from writing a thriller book. Besides that, the son loves pretty girls – and doesn’t care about literature or fame.

Special Prize at XI Comedy Film Festvival “Russia, give a smile!

Production: Russia, 2016
Duration: 90 min
Directed by: Vladimir Zaikin, Eduard Radzyukevich
Cast: Gosha Kutsenko, Daniil Spivakovskiy, Yuriy Stoyanov, Aristarkh Venes, Darya Ekamasova

Contribution

Based on a novel by Leonid Yuzefovich.

Perm, Siberia, 1918. The Central Siberian White Guard Corps under the command of a young general Anatoliy Pepelyaev have taken the city. The army is exhausted and running short on supplies. The General tasks the Permian merchants with collecting the money needed for the survival of the army much to their dismay. Madame Chagina, a rich widow answers the call and presents general with a massive diamond… only to have it mysteriously disappear the next day. Recently sentenced to death Red Army investigator Andrei Murzin is brought in to find the precious contribution. Murzin must find the diamond in exchange for a chance to save his life.

Russia, 100 min.
Directed by: Sergey Snezhkin
Cast: Maksim Matveev, Elizaveta Boyarskaya, Ilya Noskov, Evgeniy Dyatlov, Konstantin Vorobyov, Arthur Wakha, Yuriy Itskov, Igor Chernevich, Sergey Peregudov

True Stories

There are many films about Baron Munchausen. But this phenomenal liar and braggart has never pretended to be a hero of well-known literary works. In these animated series baron becomes a party and an encourager of incredible stories which happen to the heroes of old and new tales.

Production: Russia, 2016
Runtime: 80 min.
Directed by: Sergei Antonov

Divorce On A Whim

Sergey, a former cycling coach and Elena, CEO of a giant book retailer chain ,have been together for over twenty years. Suddenly, marital disputes create a situation that threatens to escalate into divorce.

Sergey acts on an impulse and walks out to start his life all over again. He leaves home not realizing how dramatically life can change in just a few hours. Pulled into a series of incredible adventures and crazy situations with their loved ones, the strength of Sergei and Elena’s family ties is put to the test.

Russia, 79 min.
Directed by: Ilya Severov
Cast: Konstantin Yushkevich, Natalya Surkova, Vyacheslav Korobitsin, Yuriy Galtsev, Natalya Tkachenko, Lyubov Virolaynen, Anton Pulit, Atrem Veselov, Katrina Zorina, Artem Anchukov

Psychos

The usual informal in – crowd, but how quickly it can be painted in brown color ideas of National Socialism … From jokes about the blacks to the real murder – one step. This film is about responsibility for your choice. When you’re young, you can easily hang on yourself any label. There is no difference for you to be called fascist or anti-fascist, the most important thing is to look cool in front of your friends. But the price for the wrong choice is real.

«Fascism is lies told by bullies»
Ernest Hemingway

Production: Russia, 2016
Duration: 90 min.
Directed by: Alexei Kitaitsev
Cast: Ilya Antonenko, Matvei Zubalevich, Kristina Asmus, Rostislav Bershauer, Daniel Vakhrushev, Alexei Samolyotov, Yegor Kharlamov, Veronika Vernadskaya

Yaroslav. One thousand years ago

Young Russian Prince Yaroslav fights the robbers, tribes and the invaders. He is the first to unite Russian lands and to create the original Russian state.

Production: Russia, 2010
Duration: 100 min
Directed by: Dmitrij Korobkin
Cast:  Aleksandr Ivashkevich, Aleks Kravchenko, Svetlana Chujkina, Valerij Zolotuhin, Viktor Verzhbickij, Elena Plaksina, Boris Tokarev, Vladimir Antonik, Jurij Vaksman, Pol Hrulev, Konstantin Milovanov

Kromov

A powerful period drama about military attaché of the Russian Empire in France, assigned to treasure a fabulous sum of government funds just before the Russian Emperor’s abdication and the revolution bursts out. He gets pursued by bounty hunters, but is determined to bring the money back to motherland. Would he discharge his duty having no more friends to trust, no more family to get support, and direst danger staring in the face of his sweetheart?

Production: Russia, 2009
Duration: 112 min.
Director: Andrey Razenkov
Cast: Vladimir Vdovichenkov, Kseniya Kutepova, Amaliya Mordvinova, Valerii Barinov, Yuozas Budraitis, Ekaterina Vasil’eva, Igor’ Gordin, Mihail Gorevoi, Lyubomiras Laucyavichus

Andersen – Life Without Love

A biography of a great Danish writer Hans Christian Andersen, a story of his relationships with the most important women in his life: an opera singer Jenny Lind and an admiral daughter Henrietta. Andersen had tried to gain love of one of them, and doubted the sincerity of the other.

Production: Russia, 2006
Duration: 137 min.
Directed by: Eldar Ryazanov
Cast: Liya Akhedzhakova, Alena Babenko, Ivan Kharatyan, Sergey Migitsko, Stanislav Ryadinskiy, Evgeniya Krjykova, Vyacheslav Tikhonov, Oleg Tabakov

Savva Morozov

TV-series based on a real story that took place during hard times of Russian history. This TV-project illustrates truly unique historical events related to the epoch-making landmark – the transition from the 19th to the 20th century.
During this period the ghost of revolution haunted Europe while different conflicts, cultural and political matters and state-to-state relations were settled by only a handful of oligarchs including Savva Morozov. This theatrical patron not only shared his personal wealth by donating thousands rubles to Stanislavsky’s theatre, but also by financing the revolution.
The series is a hot-shot cocktail of adventure, love story and thriller. Energized and thrilling, the plot will keep audiences guessing until the very end!

Production: Russia, 2007
Duration: 2×90 min. or 4х50 min.
Director: Ilya Makarov, Oleg Safaraliev
Cast: Sergey Vexler, Yevgeniya Krukova, Yevgeniya Dobrovolskaya, Rimma Markova, Alexey Osipov, Dmitry Nagiev, Ilya Bledniy, Valeriy Yeremeko

Expiation

A small Russian town one year after the end of the Second World War. The country is gripped by poverty, but Stalinism is still strong. Sixteen years old girl Sasha tells on her mother who stole doughnuts in the Army canteen to feed the family, and the woman is sent to prison. But a treachery of an officer whom Sasha loves to distraction makes Sasha to realize the difference between propagandized ideology and human values.

The film has been included in the contest program of the International Film Festival in Montréal (2012).

Based on the same name novel by Fridrikh Gorenshtein

Included in the contest program of the International Film Festival in Montréal (2012)

Production: Russia, 2012
Duration: 123 min
Directed by: Aleksandr Proshkin
Cast: Victoria Romanenko, Rinal Mukhametov, Tatiana Yakovenko, Andrey Panin, Sergey Dreiden, Ekaterina Volkova, Victor Sukhorukov