7 June in Sochi begins its work on the 28-th Open Russian film festival “Kinotavr“. The opening film will be “Cool tango” Pavel Chukhrai, who at the opening ceremony of the festival will award a prize “For honour, dignity and devotion to cinema.”
In the main competition program of the festival includes 14 films “Arrhythmia” by Boris Khlebnikov, “Close” Ksenia Zueva, “Blockbuster” Novel Volobueva, “Head. Two ears” Vitaly Suslin, “Burn” Kirill Pletnev, “Hostages” Rezo Gigineishvili, “Dead lucky” Vadim Valiullina, “Myths about Moscow” Alexander Molochnikova, “Rock” Ivan Shakhnazarov, “the Hole” by Andrey Silvestrov, “it’ll be over Soon” Alexei Rybin, “Distress” Cantemir Balagova, “Three sisters” Yury Grymov, “Turkish saddle” Yusuf razykova. Half of the competition films debuts.
President of the jury for the main competition this year was actor Yevgeny Mironov, the jury included the Director Alexander Veledinsky, operator Igor Grinyakin, producer Igor Mishin, actress Yulia Peresild, screenwriter Alexander Rodionov, film critic Nancy Conde.
The jury of the competition “Kinotavr. Short meter” was headed by Sergey Mokritsky. In this program 28 films.
Out of competition at “Kinotavr” will show a picture of “Anna Karenina. The story of Vronsky’s” karena Shakhnazarov and “Dislike” by Andrei Zvyagintsev, received the jury prize at the Cannes film festival.
In addition, on the square in the centre of Sochi free show picture “28 Panfilov“, “Large“, “Viking“, “first“, “Duelist“, “Icebreaker” and others.
This year’s film festival will also be submitted to the program in which professionals will be able to discover films that are still in the stage of production, such as the “Spitak” Alexander Kott, “Anna’s War” by Alexei Fedorchenko and others.
The closing film of the festival will be a film “About love. For adults only“, among the Directors of which Paul Ruminov, Natasha Merkulova, Nigina Sayfullaeva, Rezo Gigineishvili.
28-th “Kinotavr” will run until June 14.