believers

Belarus, Poland, 2017, 30'

Director

Yahor Surski

Producer

Roman Szafranski

Scenario

Yahor Surski

Rights Holder

Studio Sonica Sp. z o.o.

DOP

Kiryl Synkou, Mikhail Khursevich, Aliaksandr Tsymbaliuk

Production

Studio Sonica Sp. z o.o.

Stories in the film are a testimony of faith of Belarusian elderly people. Main characters of the film are a many years bell-ringer and administrator at the church, a school teacher at the time of antireligious propaganda, a volunteer for  the  renewal of churches during the period of Perestroika, an  activist for the returning of the temple for believers.

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
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Yahor Surski

Born in 1984 in Minsk. United World College of the Adriatic scholarship holder in 2001-03. He obtained his university degree in the fields of pedagogics (Higher Pedagogical School, Poland) and history (European Humanities University, Lithuania). Author and curator of exhibitions in Belarus and abroad. In 2013 started to make documentary films.