We’re living on the edge

Belarus, 2001, 20 min.

Producer

Victor Asliuk

Scenario

Array

Rights

National Film Studio “Belarusfilm”

Operator

Anatoly Kazazaev

Production

National Film Studio “Belarusfilm”

“We are living on the edge”, says a simple peasant woman from Dubna, a village in Hrodna region. These words sound symbolic: the village is situated on the steep bank of the Neman, and the river keeps undermining the houses and the plots making the villagers seek for new lands.

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
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Victor Asliuk

Born in 1961 in Liaskavichy, Gomel region. Graduated from the Faculty of Philology of the Belarusian State University in 1984 and from the Belarusian State Academy of Arts as a documentary film director (workshop of Victor Dashuk, 1994). Winner of the Federation of Trade Unions of Belarus Prize (2001). Member of European Film Academy since 2003.