11/15/2020 10:30 pm – Murnau-Filmtheater
Russian Federation 2019 82 min Russian original version with German and English subtitles
by Svetlana Proskurina
Script: Ekaterina Tirdatova, DoP: Artem Emelianov, Editor: Maxim Smirnov, Production: Studio SLON, Producer: Sabina Eremeeva, Cast: Aleksey Vertkov, Vera Alentova, Vladimir Ilin, Alexandra Rebenok, Ilya Viktorov, Maksim Bityukov
Svetlana Proskurina, born in 1948, graduated in 1976 from Russian Academy of Arts in Saint Petersburg and in 1981 from the Higher Courses for Scriptwriters and Directors in Moscow. Her cinematic works have found acclaim at various international film festivals like Locarno, Montreal, Rotterdam, Venice and Cannes. Her first feature film ACCIDENTAL WALTZ won the Golden Leopard in Locarno. She is also known for her work on the script of RUSSIAN ARC, directed by Aleksandr Sokurov.
Filmography (selection): 1990 ACCIDENTAL WALTZ, 2007 THE BEST OF TIMES, 2010 TRUCE, 2014 GOODBYE MOM, 2019 SUNDAY