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Russia, 2017, 74 min.

Director

Arseny Zanin,
Mikhail Arkhipov,
Denis Shabaev

Producer

Ulyana Savelyeva

Scenario

Natalya Umanskaya,
Denis Shabaev,
Arseny Zanin

Rights Holder

New People Film Company

DOP

Aleksandr Burov, Irina Shatalova

Cast

Nikita Kukushkin, Miroslav Rogach, Aleksandr Zaslavsky, Arkhip Petrov

Production

New People Film Company

The almanac has a classical three-act structure. The first act, THE EYES OF OCTOBER, is an assembly film by Arseny Zanin, in some ways it echoes the famous film THE BEGINNING by Arthur Peleshyan, dedicated to the fiftieth anniversary of the revolution. Act two - FUEL by Mikhail Arkhipov, free interpretation of the Andrei Platonov works. Modern footage is accompanied by the classics of Alexander Dovzhenko. The third act is LENIN_2017 by Denis Shabaev. We see the Donbass of our days, where people attempt to reincarnate the USSR.

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR

Arseny Zanin

A student of Oleg Kovalov workshop at the St. Petersburg University of Cinema and Television. The author of the memorial multi-screen video installation RETINA OF A HAPPY MAN.

Selected filmography

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Mikhail Arkhipov

Spent 2013 beyond the Arctic Circle, working as the director of the popular science TV project on the development of Taimyr. Since 2012, he has received an education in film studies at the St. Petersburg University of Cinema and Television (Oleg Kovalov workshop)

Selected filmography

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Denis Shabaev - 1

Denis Shabaev

In 2001-2003, studied directing documentaries in the studio IIGelein (VGIK). In 2013 he graduated from the Marina Razbezhkina and Mikhail Ugarov School of Documentary Film and Theater.

Selected filmography

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