True Story Podcast

True Story, episode 2: Pure Art

13. 11. 2020

Author: IDF

The second episode from True Story Podcast series, focused on remarkable new Central and Eastern European documentaries, is out now! Ivona Remundová talks with Maksim Shved about his latest film Pure Art, but also about new project, the upcoming film, which follows the dramatic events surrounding the last presidential election in Belarus. At the end of the filming, during the post-election protests, director Maksim Shved himself was arrested and imprisoned. In this part of the True Story Podcast, we also talked about his experience.

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About Pure Art
The secrets of “the last dictatorship in Europe” revealed. A film about contemporary Belarus, social change, freedom and art. A mysterious artist appears in different districts of Minsk. He spreads his canvas and begins to paint. He creates puzzling geometric figures, rectangles and squares. Little by little we get to know the artist better. He is Zahar Cudin, one of the most promising painters in Belarus. What is the mystery behind the rectangles and squares heʼs painting? The explanation will be a great surprise…

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