Alexandr Zabavchik. My Jazz

Belarus, 2018, 20 min.

Director

Alena Tsahelskaya

Producer

Dmitry Prokopovich

Scenario

Alena Tsahelskaya

Rights Holder

Dmitry Prokopovich, Alena Tsahelskaya

DOP

Andrej Duk, Andrej Mitskevich, Artem Bogoslavskij

Production

GroovyOn Studio

What gives inspiration to an artist? What kind of sounds and melodies give birth to visual images? Alexandr Zabavchik, a famous Belarusian avant-garde artist, shares the secrets of his mastery, inviting us to enter his studio and experience the sacrament of creation. It is a film about subtle links between painting and music.

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
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Alena Tsahelskaya

Journalist and filmmaker, studied at the Belarusian State Academy of Arts under the guidance of V. Shevelevich and A.Karpov. Lives in Minsk. Worked as a director and scriptwriter at Belvideocentre documentary film studio. Currently she is the art producer and director at the GroovyOn creative studio. “Alexandr Zabavchik. My jazz” is her second work from “An Exceptional Person” series.

Selected filmography

2011 Mogilev - The Eastern Capital of Belarus

2006 The Last Rehearsal

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