Into_nation of Big Odessa

Into_nation of Big Odessa
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Into_nation of Big Odessa (2018)

Country: Russia, Ukraine

Duration: 104 min

Director: Alexander Brunkovsky
Screenplay: Susanna Alperina, Alexander Brunkovsky
Director of Cinematography: Violetta Agapova-Leonavichute, Viktor Yachmeniov, Irina Uralskaya
Editor: Sergey Garkaviy
Composer: Vladimir Martinov, Dmitry Noskov
Cast: Michael Zhvanetskij, Roman Kartsev, Leonid Barats, Rostislav Khait, Valerij Todotovskij

Nomination: Competition, Documentary Feature

Age limitations: 12+

Screenings

23 мая 18:00, Oktyabr cinema - buy ticket
28 мая 20:00, Moskino Zvezda - buy ticket

Plot

In the world, there is a city-port Odessa, which was specially created as a refuge for people of different nationalities and religions. Humor is a special language that helps people from Odessa to communicate and get along with each other. Legends are spreading about Odessa's humor and accent. But - a paradox - people are constantly leaving it. It is loved, but it is left as a child leaves his mother. On the example of this city and its inhabitants, film creators wanted to understand - why people flee from their cities. Authors tried to find the answer taking pictures of Odessa citizens in Germany, Israel, Ukraine, Russia, Austria, France and other places. Michael Zhvanetskij, Roman Kartsev, Leonid Barats and Rostislav Khait, Victor Loshak, Oksana Fandera, Valerij Todotovskij, Mikhail and Anatoly Kontush and many others are telling their stories and giving their opinions on what is the phenomenon of the city by the Black Sea.

Trailer

Along with

Discussion. Odessa as creative Klondike