«Days of Russian Cinema in Montenegro»
Svoy Pocherk Company /
«Days of Russian Cinema in Montenegro» /
From October, 18 to October, 24 2008 “Company Svoy pocherk” holds international culture project «Days of Russian Cinema in Montenegro». Within this event demonstration of Russian films to general audience will take place in the only Mediterranean region connected with Russia with roots of Slavic orthodoxy culture.
Within a week documentary, animation and feature films specially selected for «Days of Russian Cinema in Montenegro» will be demonstrated; press-conferences with participation of Russian and Montenegrin media will be held also with roundtable discussions, sport events, excursions and meetings with actors and film-makers who participate in the project.
One of participants is director Dzhanik Faiziev. His film “Turkish Gambit” will open «Days of Russian Cinema», and director will be presented by grateful Montenegrins with “Prize for contribution to friendship between our nations”. The same Prize from Russian part will be presented to Montenegrin director. In «Days of Russian Cinema in Montenegro» Pavel Lungin will take part with sensational masterpiece of modern Russian cinema – film “The Island”, and director Andrey Malyukov with his popular film “We are from Future”. Also as part of the “Days…” meeting in commemoration of Alexandr Abdulov will be held and timed to coincide with demonstration of the film “From Nowhere with Love, or Merry Funeral”, in which this remarkable actor played his last part. The film will be presented by director Vladimir Fokin.
From Russian cinema novelty Montenegrin spectators will see feature films demonstrated in Russia only as part of ХХХ-th Moscow International Film Festival – “The Erne” (director Vladimir Mun) and “The Heirs” (director Konstantin Odegov).
Modern documentary films are also presented in program of the “Days…”- they show spiritual substance of the basis of Russian society
For little Montenegrin spectators the event`s organizers prepared broad program of children and authorial animation films.The event is held with the assistance of Montenegrin Embassy in Russia, Union of film industry workers of Montenegro, Ministry of Culture and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russian Federation. “Company Svoy pocherk” hopes that demonstration of Russian films on Mediterranean coast will become annual event and culture cooperation of two countries will improve with «Days of Russian Cinema in Montenegro».