Honfleur, France, November 24, 2015, 16:17 – REGNUM November 25 in France starts XXIII Russian Film Festival . The project is one of the oldest, along with the festivals in Venice and Cannes, and is traditionally held in the town of Honfleur, Basse-Normandie. Film Forum will present to the French audience the best modern works of Russian producers and gather many well-known representatives of the domestic film industry. It is expected that due to the large influx of spectators, screenings will begin today, November 24. The opening ceremony will be held tomorrow, where the first film of the competition program will be a comedy Alena Zvantsova «Norway”, the press service of the production company “Mars Media».
The main role in “Norway” performed Actor Yevgeny Mironov . In the story, the hero, a Muscovite Kirillov, suddenly found himself headed Cleaning Agency “Nastya”, becoming the head of the migrant-Asians. Meanwhile, it goes to the bride from Norway, is very tolerant of views that will not tolerate the exploitation of women in the East.
The world premiere took place on August 8 at the annual Russian Festival feature films, documentaries and animated films, “Window to Europe”. Then, the film won a special jury prize for “masterly genre” and two more awards.
The Russian premiere of “Norway” was held yesterday in the capital “Moscow” cinema, where the film presented the director and writer Alain Zvantsova, the leading man Yevgeny Mironov and producer of Ruben Dishdishyan .
According to Mironov, in his character, he immediately fell in love with when he first read the script. On her role in “Norway” the actor agreed without hesitation, as I have always wanted to star in a lyrical comedy, and the opportunity presented itself for the first time. Prior to that, the actor was invited to the role in more serious largely dramatic films.
The film stars also performed NORTH Yanushauskayte , Dmitry Marjanov , Ksenia Rappoport and Rose Khairullina . “Norway” will be released in cinemas in Russia on December 17.
In the competition program of the festival of Russian cinema, in addition to the tape Zvantsova entered:
- drama “The Seagull” directed by Ella Manzhieva;
- comedy «Honey Money» Arsen Aghajanian;
- drama “Insight” by Alexander Kott;
- drama “Nakhodka” Victor Dement;
- mockumentary drama «No comment» Artem Temnikov, and others.
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This year, the festival takes place in the 23rd time. The jury headed by French actor Stefan Freys , known for the films “Crime Spree” and “Welcome to the Sticks!”. Special guests of the festival will be Karen Shakhnazarov , Alexei Guskov , Andrew Merzlikin .
XXIII Festival will celebrate the eightieth birthday of the Moscow Metro. In honor of this date to the audience will be presented to a special retrospective, prepared with the support of the film concern “Mosfilm” and gallery Danielle Bourdette will be an exhibition of the photographer-documentarian George Rozov . Also as part of the Festival – a separate children’s program with a panoramic view of documentary films for young audiences, showing cartoons and Russian fairy tales.
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