19.10.2016 | 15:30
Russian short film “Brutus” Konstantin FAM was in the long list of film awards “Oscar” in the nomination “Best short film”. Currently, the experts of the American Academy busy selection of works that will be included in the shortlist for the award.
the Film “Brutus” is based on a story by Czech writer Ludwig Ashkenazi. “Brutus” – the second part of a feature project – “Anthology “Witnesses”. The almanac consists of 3 short stories dedicated to the memory of Holocaust victims. The first “Shoes” was released in 2012 and also participated in the struggle for the American Academy award.
a Picture of “Brutus” tells the story of the Disaster through the eyes of a German shepherd named Brutus. First, it educates Jewish woman, then a Nazi officer. Separated from beloved mistress, Brutus turns into a dog-killer.
the film was shot in Romania, Russia and Belarus. Starring Oksana Fandera, Filipp Yankovsky, Vladimir Koshevoy and Anna Churina.
Now in Belarus filming the third novel of the anthology film “Violin”, the story is about the fate of a musical instrument which goes through the horrors of war.