Mark is 18, Kirill just over 20. They have known one another for only a month, but it seems as if they're already the best of friends. Their passions are girls, dancing, cloud-rap and skateboarding.
The Potato Eaters
A Russian family lives in extreme poverty. This is what Van Gogh's The Potato Eaters would look like if it came to life.
Film for Carlos
My son Carlos is the sweetest of the babies, but myin laws aren't very happy about him being "Dark skinned".
Twenty years passed after Georgian-Abkhaz conflict. But we still see its traces in monologues of its participants, soldiers who have become patients of the republican psycho-neurological clinic.
Thirteen-year-old Alina makes new friends at summer camp. But bonding doesn’t come as easily to everyone. This film discusses growing up and understanding for the first time that there are other people just like you.
Story takes place during Ukraine crisis, namely its major events - Maidan protests, Russia's annexation of Crimea and the War in Donbass
Not My Job
Has there ever been anyone famous to emerge from Tadzhikistan over the past fifty years?
This is the story of two twin brothers, a composer and a painter. Three years ago they quarreled and now can't reconcile with each other.
Russian photographer Maksim Dmitriev liked reality, and in the beginning of the 20 century he photographed bums, workers, farmers, bankers and monks. Hundred years later we showed these photographs to nowadays heroes.…
Young musician and writer Evgeny Alekhin is waiting for his first book to be published. However, he does not spend his days just waiting, something is always going on in his life. Where is his relationship, his work and…
The Samodurovs family lives in the village of Uglyanets in Russia's Voronezh Region. Shura and her two brothers, Alyosha and Petya, are blind from birth. After the death of their parents, elder brother Shura refused to…
S.P.A.R.T.A. - The Territory of Happiness
This documentary focuses on S.P.A.R.T.A., a “poetic agricultural commune” dwelling in the East Ukrainian village of Caravan. In the early 1990s, the founder of the commune developed his own “theory of happiness,” which…
The Last Limousine
Faced with the relentless demise of the factory they work at, Mikhail, Andrey, Nina, Vladimir, Nadia and Luda - bosses, foremen, engineers and workers of the giant Moscow automobile plant ZIL - cling to established…
Winter Go Away
“Winter Go Away” was filmed by the graduates of Marina Razbezhkina and Mikhail Ugarov’s Documentary Filmmaking and Theater School, on the initiative of Novaya Gazeta, an independent Russian newspaper. Ten young…
Film Almanac “Fires in Russia, Summer 2010”
Summer 2010. The entire central part of Russia is covered by the fire. Around one hundred and thirty villages and towns were burned. Cities and roads have been in the smoke. The authors of these films with the…
An obsolete train, the kind associated with deportations to Siberia, long hours pent in terrible conditions - this is little Nina's journey on holiday. The girl, who lives at boarding school, wants to spend her winter…