Production: TPO St. Petersburg Documentary Film Studio, St.Petersburg, Russia, 2023
Scriptwriter, director – Evgeny Bezborodov Cinematographer – Vyacheslav Gusev, Dmitry Antonov, Evgeny Bugretsov Sound director – Andrey Zhuchkov
Frantz Josef Land. Northbrook Island. Wrecks of an old yacht were found there in 2017. What kind of yacht was that? How did it get to the Arctic? Researchers from Russia and Switzerland have been investigating this story for many years.
Production: Arkhangelsk branch of Theatre workers union of Russia, Arkhangelsk, Russia, 2023
Scriptwriter, director – Nikolay Flotsky Cinematographer – Maksim Arkatov, Ksenia Kazazaeva Sound director – Oleg Kozhevin
«We will never be like everyone else» – this was the manifesto in 1975 when Victor Panov started a theatre that for almost 50 years has been making the way into the art for the viewer.
Production: Anna Barsukova, Rostov-on-Don, Russia, 2023
Scriptwriter, director, cinematographer – Anna Barsukova
Once booming village Sinegorje took a downfall after the USSRS collapsed. But 22 years later desperate locals find new hope for a brighter future and revival of the village.
Production: Point of View, Moscow, Russia, 2023
Scriptwriter, director – Andrey Osipov Sound director – Alexander Trukhan
Have we taken with us from the past some traits of time, behaviours, habits and values of the period from 1930’s - 1950’s of the Soviet time? Has the time that passed changed our cultural identity?
Production: Ethnographic Bureau Studio, St.Petersburg, Russia, 2022
Scriptwriter, director, cinematographer – Ivan Golovnev
This film is about international relations in modern Kuril Islands showed through the story about Russian-Japanese Friendship Club «Russia- Kunashir - Nippon» («ROKUNI»).
Khanty are the children of taiga. Taiga is harsh and there are unwritten laws there. According to the law you can’t kill a bear. You need to call an official first…
Nurse practitioner on holiday
Production: Om-Media, Omsk, Russia, 2022
Scriptwriter, director – Tatiana Lozhnikova Cinematographer – Sergey Gorbunov, Dmitry Zotin, Stanislav Makeev Sound director – Alexandra Peshkova, Daria Gegeshko, Polina Volynkina, Mikhail Kosov
Nurse practitioner from a small village that has been taking care of the village people for over 40 years is going on holiday. The news that she will be away for two weeks set some panic among the villagers.
Scriptwriter, director – Dmitry Stepanov Cinematographer – Ivan Popikov Sound director – Alexander Mironov
Life of Mikhail Klus, a ship-repair worker in Yakutia, is an endless work on the Lena river ice at - 60 degrees. What is so unique about the work of ship-freezer and why is he dreaming about some warmth?
The world on the edge of the world
Production: Pavel Roganov, St. Petersburg, Russia, 2022
Scriptwriter – Evgenya Maksimova Director – Ksenia Roganova Cinematographer – Sergey Poromov Sound director – Dmitry Vasilyev
Three friends invested their own money into creating a unique art-park The mystery forest in the wild northern area at the bottom of Khibiny.
In the fall of 2020, a monument to the heroic submariners of the Northern Fleet in a border village beyond the Arctic Circle was discovered on the ground, but for some time now it has turned out to be almost impossible to get close to the monument...
The organizer is the independent non-commercial organization Production Center NORTHERN CHARACTER