FILM DISTRIBUTION OF “DOVLATOV” BY ALEXEY GERMAN JR. IS BEEN PROLONGATED TILL MARCH,11TH Film distribution of «Dovlatov» by Alexey German Jr. is been prolongated till March, 11th by Walt Disney Studios Sony Pictures Releasing CIS resulting first week-end of distribution. The movie is considered to be a real burst out of success among Russian cinema lovers and more than 300 000 of audience and almost 100 000 rubles of takings witness it. “That had worked – to get the audience to the theaters, - Alexey German Jr. told on air on Channel One Russia. - The most important is that the older generation is interested – the people who rarely attend to the cinema. It’s great! An intellectual cinema for well-educated people is of great distribution opportunity in Russia.”
THE “LOVELESS” BY ANDREY ZVYAGINTSEV WON THE CESAR AWARD The «Loveless» by Andrey Zvyagintsev won the national film award of France – the Cesar Award at the 43rd Ceremony. That's a real breakthrough of the Russian cinema worldwide as a movie produced in Russia got the Cesar Award for the first time! Having been nominated for “Best Foreign Film” “Loveless” competed against “The Nile Hilton Incident” by Tarik Saleh, “Dunkirk” by Christopher Nolan, “L’Echange des Princesses” by Marc Dugain, “La-la-Land” by Damien Chazelle, “Wedding” by Stephan Streker and even Palme d’Or of the 70th Festival de Canneswinner “The Square” by Ruben Ostlund. Staying in Los-Angeles before The Oscars 90th Ceremony Andrey Zvyagintsev couldn’t attend to the Cesar Award. So Eric Lagesse, the CEO of Pyramide International – the distribution company of all Zvyagintsev’s movies in France,- climbedthe stage to get the Award from Sophie Marceau’s and Pierre Richard’s hands. Roskino congratulations and sincere words of recognition for Andrey Zvyagintsev, the producers of the “Loveless” Alexander Rodnyansky and Sergey Melkumov and the whole crew that had given their filming and production skills to the movie!
"LOVELESS" BY ANDREY ZVYAGINTSEV AMONG THE OSCARS 2018 - 90TH ACADEMY AWARDS - FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM The 4th of March, 2018 is a really unpredictable date for all Russian cinema lovers: we are waiting for theresults of The Oscars 2018 – 90th Academy Awards. The “Loveless” by Andrey Zvyagintsev (Russia) will compete as a “Foreign Language Film” nominee against “A Fantastic Woman” by Sebastian Lelio (Chile),“On Body and Soul” by Ildiko Enyedi (Hungary), “The Insult” by Ziad Doueiri (Lebanon),and a70th Cannes Filmes FestivalPalme d’Or winner “The Square” by Ruben Ostlund (Sweden). Roskino is cheering for “Loveless” having presented the movie for all 2017 main cinema festivals and markets worldwide.
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Russian cinematographers at Berlinale
The director Alexey German Jr about "Dovlatov", its premiere in Berlin and arthouse