Moscow International Film Festival began with the traditional passage on the red carpet for the theater «Russia» . Opening film in black and white youth Sergei Solovyov tape was selected this year’s «KE-hole» . To work on it has attracted young actors directed by Nikolai Suslov and Aglaia Shilovskaya and rap artist Vasily Vakulenko, known under the pseudonym of Basta. «KE-hole» – the history of a young man by the nickname “Jagger” that before going into the army, decides to spend their meager savings on fashionable shoes. Randomly sneakers lead him to the girl Amir, who asks Jagger about the service – to help take her autistic son to an orphanage
38th In the main competition program. MIFF included 13 films from Poland, Italy, Iran, Costa Rica, Brazil, South Korea and other countries. Russia this year is just one movie – fantastic comedy Nikolai Dostal «monk and demon» . The plot – the story of a monk Ivan S., which appeared in the monastery. Together with him in the abode of the devil enters into the human form, which is always tempted by Ivan. Filming took place in the tape Cyril-Belozersky and Ferapontov monasteries, as well as in the Crimea and the Jordanian Petra. “The peculiarity of this contest is a clash of generations: it presents and pictures of veterans who laid the foundations of intellectual philosophical movie, and debuts by young directors,” – said in an interview with “Izvestia” program director International Film Festival Cyril Razlogov.
According to the president Moscow Film Festival Nikita Mikhalkov, deserve special attention this year non-competition program. “Very strong program has turned the traditional documentary « Free Thought », which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year. I would also like to draw attention to the program «The Time of Women» , which presents the work of women filmmakers, “- said the director in an interview with TASS . The program «8 ½ Films» will take only one showing one of the best films of recent past Cannes – paintings Germans Maren Ade «Tony Erdmann» . The tape of the complicated relations elderly father and careerists-daughter was considered one of the favorites for the main competition in Cannes, but, to the surprise of many, remained without awards.
The jury 38th Moscow Film Festival headed by Bulgarian director Ivailo Hristov. His painting «The Losers» in the past year, I took the Grand Prix International Film Festival . Also in the number of judges includes Kazakh director Rashid Nugmanov Indian producer Randhir Kapoor, German director Ulrike Ottinger and Russian actress Victoria Isakova.
The Bulgarian director Ivailo Hristov
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The special guests of the festival will be the Spanish director Carlos Saura and British Stephen Frears. Also visit Moscow Uruguayan actress and singer Natalia Oreiro. Within the International Film Festival , it will present the film «Our Natasha» program «Russian trace» . Picture Martin Sastre – an attempt to uncover the secret of success Oreiro. She – the only artist from Rio de la Plata and one of the few in Latin America, who have managed to overcome language and cultural barriers and become a symbol of popularity in countries such as Russia, the Czech Republic, Poland and Israel
International film Festival will end June 30, the closing film will be a comedy of Woody Allen’s «High life» . It is this tape in May opened Cannes Film Festival . The film tells about a young man went to the 30 years to conquer Hollywood. In the film, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Kirsten Stewart and Steve Carrel
Moscow International Film Festival -. One of the oldest in the world. It was first held in 1935, and then the jury headed by film director Sergei Eisenstein. Then came a break in the history of the festival, which lasted for 24 years. In 1959, the International Film Festival has been renewed, so the official count of the festival dates back to this time.