My french uncle

Belarus, 2019, 15 min.

Director

Anastasiya Lashkevich

Producer

Anastasiya Lashkevich

Scenario

Sergey Shulga

Rights Holder

Anastasiya Lashkevich

DOP

Anastasiya Syadletskaya

Production

Belarusian State Academy of Arts

How does if feel to be an emigrant for half of your life? What does “homeland” mean to you? What is it like to give up a dream and start the path to it again? The director reflects on the life of her uncle, who also passionately dreamed of becoming a film director but was forced to leave his homeland and change his occupation. Their paths are so similar.

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
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Anastasiya Lashkevich

Born in 1996 in Minsk. In 2019 graduated from the Belarusian State Academy of Arts, studied film directing (workshop of Sergey Shulga). Currently is an MA student specializing in film studies.