Vera, 87 is a newbie at the nursing home. Waiting for her son to come get her, she joins a theatre club. As time passes, the hope for the escape fades. Only in reality. In the film, Vera plays out an ending of her own.
A coming-of-age documentary about what it’s like to be an outsider, how to find your space, and gain a sense of belonging.
A self exploratory visual journey of woman emancipation through the medium of her camera.
Can it be true what Vera's grandparents once had told her? Has an ancient curse been placed on her family causing recurring misfortune? Despite her scepticism, she sets to find a true Roma witch - to overcome spell.
Keepers of the Ruins
Kharkovians live life to the fullest in the daily rhythm - “shelling-cleaning-reconstruction”. They make hopes out of ruins to provide a stunning outlet for processing grief and give the war in the city a new meaning.
When the streets are quiet and people are afraid to even discuss politics, letters can give us an insight into the feelings of pain, despair, love, and hope.
Beginning with the liberation of Bucha and following five characters as they navigate their life through conflicts, trauma, and hopes, the film tells a story of transformations of the nation shaped by war.
My Armenian Phantoms
My father died suddenly in 2020. He was a very popular actor in Armenia. His death made me enter into a dialogue with his ghost and the ghosts of Soviet Armenia Cinema.