War. To Stay a Human

Belarus, 2018, 100 min.

Director

Mitry Semenov-Aleinikov,
Igor Vasilyev,
Ekaterina Tarasova,
Dmitry Fedorovich

Producer

National Film Studio “Belarusfilm”

Scenario

Valentin Zaluzhny,
Lyubov Novikova,
Fedor Konev

Rights Holder

National Film Studio “Belarusfilm”

DOP

Pavel Skakun, Victor Bondarovich

Cast

Marina Poddubnaya, Karina Samtsova, Zinaida Zubkova, Igor Denisov, Maksim Krechetov, Yevgeniy Kazakevich, Viktor Rybchinskiy, Veronika Derkach, Dmitriy Ratomskiy, Veronika Plyashkevich, Igor Shugaleyev, Oleg Garbuz, Georgiy Malyavskiy, Aleksandr Brukhatskiy, Alla Prolich, Boris Borisonok, Aleksandr Parfenovich

Production

National Film Studio “Belarusfilm”

The Great Patriotic War left a deep mark in the history of our country. There is no single person who wasn’t affected by the consequences of the biggest armed conflict of the twentieth century. In four stories about the war in the omnibus film WAR. TO STAY HUMAN, shot by young filmmakers, the key issue for the authors is the moral choice: “Is it possible to remain a human in inhuman circumstances?

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
Mitry Semenov-Aleinikov - 1

Mitry Semenov-Aleinikov

Born in Minsk. In 2011 graduated from Belarusian state academy of arts as theatre and fi lm actor. In 2013 entered VGIK to study filmmaking and screenwriting. Works as director, music video director and scriptwriter.

Igor Vasilyev - 1

Igor Vasilyev

Born in Minsk in 1990. Studied at All-Russian state university of cinematography (V. I. Khotinenko school). Later entered Belarusian state academy of arts. Directed over 30 films. Award-winner of film festivals.

Ekaterina Tarasova - 1

Ekaterina Tarasova

Young director, graduate of the Belarusian State Academy of Arts, participant of international film festivals.

Dmitry Fedorovich - 1

Dmitry Fedorovich

Young director, graduate of the Belarusian State Academy of Arts, participants of international film festivals