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XXVII Message To Man Festival Screening Schedule

Dear guests, here you could find our screening schedule. See the show times of the films in the Official Selection for the XXVII The International Documentary, Short and Animated Film Festival “Message to Man”. We will open the full programme with information about every film very soon. The festival will take place on 15th – 22nd September, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Russia.

September 15

Friday

19:00  PALACE SQUARE

Opening Ceremony of the 27th Message to Man International Film Festival

Opening film MAN WITH A MOVIE CAMERA, dir.Dziga Vertov, Documentary, USSR, 1929, 68 min.


September 16

Saturday


VELIKAN Hall 1

4/3, Alexandrovsky park


15:15 Superreal cinema

THE OTHER SIDE OF HOPE, dir.Aki Kaurismäki, Feature film, Finland / Germany, 2017, 100 min.


17:20   Panorama.doc

AMATEURS IN SPACE, dir.Max Kestner, Documentary, Denmark, 2016, 90 min.


19:15 Superreal cinema

WESTERN, dir.Valeska Grisebach, Featurefilm, Germany/Bulgaria /Austria, 2017, 119 min.


21:40 Superreal cinema

120 BEATS PER MINUTE, dir.  Robin Campillo, Feature film, France, 2017, 144 min.



VELIKAN Hall N2

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:00 International Competition-1, 95 min.

A SKIN SO SOFT, dir. Denis Côté, Documentary, Canada, 2017, 95 min.


17:00 International Competition-2, 107 min.

BECAUSE THE WORLD NEVER STOPS, dir. Axel Danielson, Maximilien Van Aertryck, Documentary, Sweden, 2016, 10 min.

ONE DAY IN ALEPPO, dir. Ali Alibrahim, Documentary, Syria 2017, 25 min.

STRANGER IN PARADISE, dir.Guido Hendrikx, Documentary, The Netherlands, 2016, 72 min.


17:00–19:00 Time for Change Bike Parade

19:15 Culminates in a screening Era of Dance: The Story of the Soviet Techno Revolution, dir. Viktor Buda.


21:20 Panorama.doc

AN INSIGNIFICANT MAN, dir. Khushboo Ranka, Vinay Shukla, Documentary, India, 2016, 96 min.



VELIKAN Hall N3

4/3, Alexandrovsky park


15:45 National Competition-1, 86 min.

THROUGH, dir. Olga Privolnova, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 34min.

COME BACK FREE, dir.Ksenia Okhapkina, Documentary, Estonia, 2016, 52 min.


17:45 National Competition-2, 79 min.

BUTTERFLIES, dir.Dmitry Kubasov, Documentary, Russia, 2016, 79 min.


19:45 Chinese Ghosts: Contemporary Independent Documentary Cinema from China

CHILDREN ARE NOT AFRAID OF DEATH, CHILDREN ARE AFRAID OF GHOSTS, dir. Rong Guang Rong, Documentary, China, 2017, 86 min.


21:50 Helena Třeštíková’s Czech Chronicles

A MARRIAGE STORY, dir. Helena Třeštíková, Documentary, Czech Republic, 2017, 102 min. RUSSIAN PREMIERE



AURORA CINEMA CENTRE

60, Nevsky pr


September 14 - 22: The Travelling Exhibition from the Collection of the Belgorod State Literary Museum Sky, Airplane, Cinemaas a part of programme The Kulturfilm. “From the Southern Mountains to the Northern Seas”: The Early Soviet Expedition Films

17:30 Revolution: The Ghost on the Screen

THE FALL OF THE ROMANOV DYNASTY, dir. Esfir Shub, Documentary, Sovkino, 1927, 65 min.

Silent film will be screened with live musical accompaniment by the Russian audio artist Philip Ilyinsky



SPbGUKiT

22, Bukharestskaya st

10:45 Master class with International Competition jury member Zhao Liang (China)



THE LECTURE HALL OF THE GENERAL STAFF BUILDING OF THE STATE HERMITAGE MUSEUM


19:00 The Liquefaction and Liquidation of the Museum in the Work of Sokurov and Shnurov. A lecture by philosopher and cultural expert Dragan Kujundžić



September 17

Sunday


VELIKAN Hall N1

4/3, Alexandrovsky park


15:10 Superreal cinema

IN THE FADE, dir. Fatih Akin, Feature film, Germany, 2017, 106 min.


17:40 Panorama.doc

NAPALM, dir.Claude Lanzmann, Documentary, France, 2017, 100 min.


20:00 Superreal cinema

ON BODY AND SOUL, dir. Ildikó Enyedi, Feature film, Hungary, 2017, 116 min.


22:30 Special Screenings

WINDOWS TO EUROPE WITH SERGEI SHNUROV, dir.Dragan Kujundžić,Documentary, USA, 2017, 58 min.



VELIKAN Hall N2

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:00 International Competition-3, 108 min.

THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS, dir.Yi Cui, Documentary, China, 2017, 14 min.

MOTHERLAND, dir. Ramona S. Diaz, Documentary, Philippines / USA, 2017, 94 min.


17:10 International Competition-4, 89 min.

THE SOUND OF WINTER, dir. Tizian BÜCHI, Documentary, Belgium / Switzerland, 2016, 27 min.

HARMONY, dir. Lidia Sheinina, Documentary, Russia, 2017,62 min.


19:20  Revolution: The Ghost on the Screen

TORRE BELLA, dir.Thomas Harlan, Documentary, Portugal, 1975, 117 min.


21:45 Superreal cinema

A MAN OF INTEGRITY, dir.Mohammad Rasoulof, Feature film, Iran, 2017, 120 min.


VELIKAN Hall N3

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:45  National Competition-3, 80 min.

SIBERIAN LOVE, dir.Olga Delane, Documentary, Germany, 2016, 80 min.


17:45 National Competition-4,  98 min.

HEBREW KISSES, dir.Manya Lozovskaya, Documentary, Israel, 2017, 47 min.

RUSSIAN LIKE NO OTHER, dir.Dmitry Vologdin, Ilya Zverev, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 51 min.


20:00 Chinese Ghosts: Contemporary Independent Documentary Cinema from China

BEHEMOTH, dir.Zhao Liang,  Documentary, China / France, 2015, 90 min.


22:15 Special Screenings

EXPRMNTL, dir.Brecht Debackere, Documentary, Belgium, 2016, 68 min.


VELIKAN Hall N4

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:30 Special Screenings

YOU ROCK, dir. Yevgeny Grigoriev, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 112 min.


18:00 Special Screenings

BEHIND I TELL A FLY, dir. Masha Vasyukova & Craig McDean, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 19 min.

ETERNAL LIFE, dir. Alexei Telnov, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 61 min.


19:50 Andrey Paounov. Trilogy

GEORGI AND THE BUTTERFLIES, dir. Andrey Paounov, Documentary, Bulgaria, 2004, 60 min.


22:00 Special Screenings

SURKOV: REFLECTIONS, dir. Artem Demenok, Documentary, Russia, 2016, 132 min.



RODINA CINEMA CENTRE

Main Hall

12, Karavannaya st

18:00 Helena Třeštíková’s Czech Chronicles

KATKA, dir. Helena Třeštíková, Documentary, 35mm, Czech Republic, 2009, 90 min.


20:00 Master-class by Helena Třeštíková (Free admission)


21:30 Helena Třeštíková’s Czech Chronicles

RENE, dir. Helena Třeštíková, Documentary, 35mm, Czech Republic, 2008, 83 min.



LENDOC FILM STUDIO

12, Kryukov canal emb.

19:00 National Competition-1, 86 min.

THROUGH, dir.Olga Privolnova, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 34min.

COME BACK FREE, dir.Ksenia Okhapkina, Documentary, Estonia, 2016, 52 min.


21:00 National Competition-2, 79 min.

BUTTERFLIES, dir.Dmitry Kubasov, Documentary, Russia, 2016, 79 min.



18 September

Monday

VELIKAN Hall N1

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

20:00 Superreal cinema

LET THE SUNSHINE IN, dir.Claire Denis, Feature film, France, 2017, 94 min.



VELIKAN Hall N2

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:00  Panorama.doc

AN INSIGNIFICANT MAN, dir.Khushboo Ranka, Vinay Shukla, Documentary, India, 2016, 96 min.


17:00 International Competition-5, 100 min.

WHIPPING ZOMBIE, dir.Yuri Ancarani, Documentary, Italy, 2017, 28 min.

ALMOST HEAVEN, dir.Carol Salter, Documentary, UK, 2017, 72 min.


19:00 International Competition-6, 110 min.

A WOMAN LIKE ME, dir.Isabel Morales Bondy, Documentary, UK, 2017, 8 min.

CAMERAPERSON, dir.Kirsten Johnson, Documentary, USA, 2016, 102 min.


21:20 Revolution: The Ghost on the Screen

GENERAL REPORT, dir.Pere Portabella, Documentary, Spain, 1977, 154 min.


VELIKAN Hall N3

4/3, Alexandrovsky park


14:45 National Competition-5, 91 min.

CALL ME CHAOS, dir. Alexander M.Vinogradov, Documentary, Belgium, 2016, 38 min.

SING, dir.Olga Korotkaya, Documentary, Poland/Russia, 2017, 53 min.


17:15 National Competition 6, 80 min.

WE’LL BE ALRIGHT, dir. Alexander Kuznetsov, Documentary, France, 2017, 80 min.


19:30 Special Screening. Free admission

LIALIA. SOME TRAITS TO THE PORTRAIT, dir.Nikolai Makarov, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 78 min.


21:45 International Competition-1, 95 min.

A SKIN SO SOFT, dir.Denis Côté, Documentary, Canada, 2017, 95 min.


VELIKAN Hall N4

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

14:30 International Competition-2, 106 min.

BECAUSE THE WORLD NEVER STOPS, dir. Axel Danielson, Maximilien Van Aertryck, Documentary, Sweden, 2016, 10 min.

ONE DAY IN ALEPPO, dir. Ali Alibrahim, Documentary, Syria, 2017, 25 min.

STRANGER IN PARADISE, dir.Guido Hendrikx, Documentary, The Netherlands, 2016, 72 min.


16:45  Film retrospective in Honor of Boris Dobrodeev’s 90th Birthday, 80 min.

Free admission

NINE DAYS AND AN ENTIRE LIFE,  dir.Y.Zanin, Documentary, Russia, 1979, 30 min.

PEOPLE OF THE EARTH AND SKY, dir.S.Aranovich, Documentary, Russia, 1969, 50 min.


19:00 Chinese Ghosts: Contemporary Independent Documentary Cinema from China

LIFE IMITATION, dir.Chen Zhou, Documentary, China, 2017, 82 min.


20:50 Helena Třeštíková’s Czech Chronicles

DOOMED BEAUTY, dir. Helena Třeštíková, Documentary, Czech Republic, 2016, 91 min.


22:40 Special Screenings

PUCCINI BY WILLIAM FRIEDKIN, dir. Federico Salvetti, Documentary, Italy, 2016, 52 min.



VELIKAN Hall N5

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:15 Superreal cinema

120 BEATS PER MINUTE, dir.Robin Campillo, Feature film, France, 2017, 140 min.


18:00 Panorama.doc

NAPALM, dir.Claude Lanzmann, Documentary, France, 2017, 100 min.


22:00 Experimental Short Film Competition In Silico-1, 77 min.

VANISHING POINT, dir.Jukka Silokunnas, Finland, 1 min.

ALL YOUR PHONE NUMBERS DROWNED, dir. Michel Klöfkorn, Germany / Nigeria, 13 min.

BUT ELSEWHERE IS ALWAYS BETTER, dir.Vivian Ostrovsky, USA, 4 min.

AN AVIATION FIELD, dir. Joana Pimenta, Portugal / USA, 14min.

TOWER XYZ, dir.Ayo Akingbade, UK, 3 min.

MOTHER HERE ARE YOUR SONS, dir.Simon Rieth, France, 13 min.

EVERYTHING, dir.David O’Reilly, Ireland / USA,11 min.

LITTLE ORPHANT ANNIE, dir.Bill Morrison, USA, 7 min.

TURTLES ARE ALWAYS HOME, dir. Rawane Nassif, Canada / Lebanon / Qatar, 11 min.



RODINA CINEMA CENTRE

Big Hall

12, Karavannaya st


19:30 Panorama.doc

MAN WITH A MOVIE CAMERA, dir. Dziga Vertov, Documentary, 1929, 68 min.



LENDOC FILM STUDIO

12, Kryukov canal emb.

19:00  National Competition-3, 80 min.

SIBERIAN LOVE, dir. Olga Delane, Documentary, Germany, 2016, 80 min.


21:00 National Competition-4,  98 min.

HEBREW KISSES, dir.Manya Lozovskaya, Documentary, Israel, 2017, 47 min.

RUSSIAN LIKE NO OTHER, dir.Dmitry Vologdin, Ilya Zverev, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 51 min.



PORYADOK SLOV BOOKSTORE

15, Fontanka riv.emb.


19:30 Kulturfilms: from the Far North to Central Asia: a special screening of Nikolai Anoshchenko’s travel film ON THE BORDER OF ASIA presented by Natalia Bukhantsova. A presentation of Oksana Sarkisova’s book Screening Soviet Nationalities: Kulturfilm from the Far North to the Central Asia.





ST. PETERSBURG SCHOOL OF NEW CINEMA

92/1, Canal Griboyedova emb


19:00 Master-class by filmmaker Ayo Akingbade (UK), a participant in the Experimental Competition



September 19

Tuesday


VELIKAN Hall N1

4/3, Alexandrovsky park


20:00 Superreal cinema

THE DAY AFTER, dir. Hong Sangsoo, Feature film, South Korea, 2017, 92 min.


VELIKAN Hall N2

4/3, Alexandrovsky park


15:00 International Competition-7, 90 min.

FOR AHKEEM, dir.Jeremy S.Levine & Landon Van Soest, Documentary, USA, 2017, 90 min.


17:10 International Competition-8, 106 min.

THE SHEPHERD, dir. Joost van der Wiel, Documentary, The Netherlands, 2016, 22 min.

A MODERN MAN, dir. Eva Mulvad, Documentary, Denmark / Germany, 2017, 84 min.


19:20 Panorama.doc

SOMNILOQUIES, dir.Verena Paravel, Lucien Castaing-Taylor, Documentary, France, 2016, 74 min.


21:20 Andrey Paounov. Trilogy

THE MOSQUITO PROBLEM & OTHER STORIES, dir. Andrey Paounov, Documentary, Bulgaria, 2007, 100 min.



VELIKAN Hall N3

4/3, Alexandrovsky park


14:45 International Competition-6, 110 min.

A WOMAN LIKE ME, dir. Isabel Morales Bondy, Documentary, UK, 2017, 8 min.

CAMERAPERSON, dir.Kirsten Johnson, Documentary, USA, 2016, 102 min.


17:00 National Competition-7, 87 min.

OLEG EVGENIEVICH, dir. Linara Bagautdinova, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 22 min.

RUSSIAN TOUR, dir. Mikhail Bushkov, Documentary, Russia, 2016, 65 min.


19:00 National Competition-8, 91 min.

HAPPY PILLS, dir. Alexander Zubovlenko, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 31 min.

FORGET EVERYTHING, dir.Nastia Korkia, Documentary, Cuba, 2017, 5 min.

TREASURE OF THE REPUBLIC, dir.Anna Kuznetsova, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 57 min.



21:30 International Competition-5, 102 min.

WHIPPING ZOMBIE, dir.Yuri Ancarani, Documentary, Italy, 2017, 28 min.

ALMOST HEAVEN, dir.Carol Salter, Documentary, UK, 2017, 72 min.



VELIKAN Hall N4

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

14:30  International Competition-3, 108 min.

THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS, dir.Yi Cui, Documentary, China, 2017, 14 min.

MOTHERLAND, dir.Ramona S. Diaz, Documentary, Philippines / USA, 2017, 94 min.


16:40 Film retrospective in Honor of Boris Dobrodeev’s 90th Birthday, 100 min.

Free admission

RECOLLECTIONS OF PAVLOVSK, dir. Irina Kalinina, Documentary, Russia, 1983, 30 min.

GRIGORY CHUKHRAI: THE ACCURACY OF A SOLDIER’S MEMORY, dir. Ivan Tverdovsky, Documentary, Russia, 2006, 70 min.

18:50 International Competition-4, 89 min.

THE SOUND OF WINTER, dir.Tizian BÜCHI, Documentary, Belgium / Switzerland, 2016, 27 min.

HARMONY, dir.Lidia Sheinina, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 62 min.


21:10 Chinese Ghosts: Contemporary Independent Documentary Cinema from China

TA’ANG, dir.Wang Bing, Documentary, Hong Kong / France, 2016, 148 min.



VELIKAN Hall N5

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:15 Superreal cinema

WESTERN, dir.Valeska Grisebach, Featurefilm, Germany/Bulgaria /Austria, 2017, 119 min.


17:45 Superreal cinema

A MAN OF INTEGRITY, dir. Mohammad Rasoulof, Feature film, Iran, 2017, 120 min.

22:15 Experimental Short Film Competition In Silico-2, 77 min.

WHEAT, dir.Jacques Perconte, France, 6 min.

IT WAS STILL HER FACE, dir.Christoph Girardet, Germany, 8 min.

LILAC MOSCOW, dir.Platon Infante, Russia, 9 min.

TIJUANA TALES, dir. Jean-Charles Hue, France, 11 min.

HISTORY BLEEDS UNDER YOUR FINGERNAILS, dir.Azar Saiyar, Finland / Greece / Germany, 7 min.

VERSUS, dir.Philbert Aimé Mbabazi Sharangabo, Switzerland / Rwanda, 6 min.

AS THE JET ENGINE RECALLS, dir. Juan Palacios, Spain, 11 min.

THREE SENTENCES ABOUT ARGENTINA, dir. Nele Wohlatz, Argentina, 5 min.

500,000 YEARS, dir. Chai Siris, Thailand, 16 min.


AURORA CINEMA CENTRE

60, Nevsky pr


19:30  The Kulturfilm. “From the Southern Mountains to the Northern Seas”: The Early Soviet Expedition Films, 73 min. + LIFE MUSIC

THE TUNGUS, editor Elizaveta Svilova, Documentary, USSR, 1927, 12 min.

FOREST PEOPLE (THE UDE), dir. Aleksander Litvinov, Documentary, USSR, 1928, 61 min.

The films will be screened with musical accompaniment


The duo Percussion De Fou (Vladimir Belov and Anton Nazarko) was formed in 2012 when two musicians and friends from St. Petersburg, Vladimir Belov and Anton Nazarko, decided to create music together in order to gain new experience in performing in different musical genres for percussion instruments.



LENDOC FILM STUDIO

12, Kryukov canal emb.


19:00 National Competition-5, 91 min.

CALL ME CHAOS, dir. Alexander M. Vinogradov, Documentary, Belgium, 2016, 38 min.

SING, dir.Olga Korotkaya, Documentary , Poland / Russia, 2017, 53 min.


21:00 National Competition-6, 80 min.

WE’LL BE ALRIGHT, dir. Alexander Kuznetso, Documentary, France, 2017, 80 min.



PORYADOK SLOV BOOKSTORE

15, Fontanka riv. emb.


19:30 Special screening and Q&A with director Lyudmila Stanukinas

THE TRAM RUNS THROUGH THE CITY, Documentary, 1973, USSR, 25 min.

Director: Lyudmila Stanukinas

Moderator — Nikolai Makarov


ST. PETERSBURG SCHOOL OF NEW CINEMA

92/1, Canal Griboyedova emb.


19:00 Master-class by filmmaker and artist Platon Infante (Russia), a participant in the Experimental Competition.



LECTURE HALL OF THE GENERAL STAFF BUILDING OF THE HERMITAGE

6/8, Palace Square. Visitor’s entrance is accessible from Palace Square


17:00, 19:00, 21:00 Revolution: The Ghost on the Screen

THE BATTLE OF CHILE (the Trilogy), dir.Patricio Guzman, Documentary, Chili, 96+88+80 min (1975, 1976, 1979)

With the participation of film critics, historians, and experts.

Free admission.

September 20

Wednesday

VELIKAN Hall N1

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

20:00 Superreal cinema

REDOUBTABLE, dir.Michel Hazanavicius, Feature film, France, 2017, 102 min.



VELIKAN Hall N2

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:00 International Competition-9, 103 min.

THE FISH, dir. Jonathas de Andrade, Documentary, USA / Brazil, 2016, 23 min.

LISTEN TO THE SILENCE, dir. Mariam Chachia, Documentary, Georgia, 2016, 80 min.


17:15 International Competition-10, 96 min.

RABBIT HUNT, dir.Patrick Bresnan, Documentary, USA, 2017, 12 min.

OLEG, dir.Boris Krichevsky, Alexander A. Brodsky, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 25 min.

VERGOT, dir.Cecilia Bozza Wolf, Documentary, Italy, 2016, 59 min.


19:30 International Competition: Animation, 94 min.

DROP BY DROP, dir. Alexandra Ramires (Xá), Laura Gonçalves, Portugal, 2017, 9 min.

AIRPORT, dir.Michaela Müller, Switzerland / Croatia, 2017, 11 min.

GUSŁA OR THE SPIRITS, dir.Adrienne Nowak, France, 2016, 9 min.

RAILMENT, dir.Shunsaku Hayashi, Japan, 2017, 10 min.

BLACK DOG, dir.Joshua Dean Tuthill, США, 2017, 15 min.

WICKED GIRL, dir. Ayce Kartal, France / Turkey, 2016, 8 min.

STRANGE CASE, dir. Zbigniew Czapla, Poland, 2017, 14 min.

BEETLE TROUBLE, dir.Gabriel Böhmer, UK, 2017, 13 min.

TANYA, dir.Maria Sedyaeva, Russia / Czech Republic, 2017, 4 min.


21:30 Revolution: The Ghost on the Screen

RED ARMY/PFLP: DECLARATION OF WORLD WAR, dir.Adachi MasaoWakamatsu Koji, Documentary, Japan / Palestine, 1971, 70 min.



VELIKAN Hall N3

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

14:45 National Competition-9, 86 min.

MONOLOGUE, dir.Otto Lakoba, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 26 min.

MANIKARNIKA, dir.Sergei Uryvaev, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 60 min.


17:00 National Competition-10.

VOLODIA, dir.Silvana Jarmoluk, Ana Maria Jarmoluk, Documentary, Argentina, 2017, 80 min.


19:15 Helena Třeštíková’s Czech Chronicles

PRIVATE UNIVERSE, dir.Helena Třeštíková, Documentary, Czech Republic, 2012, 83 min.


21:15 Chinese Ghosts: Contemporary Independent Documentary Cinema from China, 97 min.

CHINA CONCERTO, dir.Bo Wang, Documentary, China / USA, 2012,50 min.

LATE SUMMER, dir.Yi Cui, Documentary, China / Canada, 2017, 13 min.

EVERY MEETING SEEMS A PARTING, dir.Wang Ping, Experimental, China, 2015, 35 min.


23:00 Special Screenings

THE RETURN OF THE GENIUS, dir. Andrei Novosyolov, Documentary, Russia,  2016, 60 min.


VELIKAN Hall N4

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

14:30 National Competition-8, 91 min.

HAPPY PILLS, dir. Alexander Zubovlenko, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 31 min.

FORGET EVERYTHING, dir.Nastia Korkia, Documentary, Cuba, 2017, 5 min.

TREASURE OF THE REPUBLIC, dir.Anna Kuznetsova, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 57 min.


16:40 Film retrospective in Honor of Boris Dobrodeev’s 90th Birthday.

Free admission

DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH: ALTO SONATA, dir.S.Aranovich, A.Sokurov, Documentary, Russia, 1987, 77 min.


18:20 International Competition-7, 98 min.

FOR AHKEEM, dir.Jeremy S.Levine & Landon Van Soest, Documentary, USA, 2017, 90 min.


20:15 Andrey Paounov. Trilogy

THE BOY WHO WAS A KING, dir.Andrey Paounov, Documentary, Bulgaria / Germany, 2011, 90 min.


22:10 National Competition-7, 87 min.

OLEG EVGENIEVICH, dir. Linara Bagautdinova, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 22 min.

RUSSIAN TOUR, dir. Mikhail Bushkov, Documentary, Russia, 2016, 65 min.




VELIKAN Hall N5

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:15 Superreal cinema

THE DAY AFTER, dir.Hong Sangsoo, Feature film,South Korea, 2017, 92 min.


17:30 Superreal cinema

ON BODY AND SOUL, dir.Ildikó Enyedi, Feature film, Hungary, 2017, 116 min.


22:20 Panorama.doc

AMATEURS IN SPACE, dir.Max Kestner, Documentary, Denmark, 2016, 90 min.



AURORA CINEMA CENTRE

60, Nevsky pr


16:30 International Symposium “Pioneers of Soviet Ethnographic Cinema

The symposium addresses questions of production, reception, and legacy

of early Soviet ethnographic films that experimented with devising visual formulae

for the abstract categories of tradition, civilization, backwardness,

and progress.

Presenters:

Oksana Sarkisova (Hungary)

“From ‘lost in the centuries’ to ‘builders of the future’:

People of the North in Early Soviet Expedition Films”

Ivan Golovnev (Russia)

“Ethno-film: Vladimir Arsen’ev and Alexander Litvinov”

Caroline Damiens (France)

“‘Soviet Nanooks’: Robert Flaherty’s influence on Soviet expedition cinema”

Barbara Wurm (Germany)

“First time in the cinema or to see oneself on the screen:

Alexander Litvinov’s Early Ethnographic Films



19:30 The Kulturfilm. “From the Southern Mountains to the Northern Seas”: The Early Soviet Expedition Films, 80 min.

THROUGH THE USSURI AREA, dir.Alexander Litvinov, Documentary, USSR, 1928,  63 min.

AT THE SHORES OF THE CHUKCHI SEA, dir.Yuri Smirnitsky, Documentary, USSR, 1934, 17 min.


The films will be screened with musical accompaniment.

Gurovich on the Moon is a new project by Dmitry Gurovich, who plays the theremin, a rare and amazing instrument whose sound is extracted from the air without the musician touching the instrument. This theremin is built into a glowing crescent moon. The "lunar" version differs from the original instrument in its transparent and soft sound.



PORYADOK SLOV BOOKSTORE

15, Fontanka riv. emb.


19:30 Master-class by experimental competition jury member Brecht Debackere (Belgium)



September 21

Thursday


VELIKAN Hall N1

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

20:00 Superreal cinema

APRIL’S DAUGHTER, dir.Michel Franco, Feature film, Mexico, 2017, 103 min.



VELIKAN Hall N2

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:00 International Competition: Short Fiction-1, 102 min.

AFTER THE VOLCANO, dir.Léo Favier, France, 2016, 17 min.

ONE DAY, dir.Daria Markina, Russia, 2017, 19 min.

OLGA, dir.Maxime Bruneel, France, 2017, 19 min.

IN THE ARMS OF THE SEA, dir.Dmitry Moiseyev, Russia, 2017, 19 min.

IT’S REALLY AWESOME, dir.Katarzyna Warzecha, Poland, 2017, 28 min.


17:20 International Competition: Short Fiction-2, 110 min.

THE BEAST, dir.Samantha Nell, Michael Wahrmann, Brazil / France / South Africa, 2016, 24 min. INSIDE ME, dir.Laetitia Casta, France, 2016, 29 min.

FOG, dir.Adi Voicu, Romania, 2016, 27 min.

RETRACT, dir.Itonje Søimer Guttormsen, Norway, 2016, 30 min.  

19:45 Panorama.doc

TETRAGRAMMATON, dir.Klim Kozinsky, Animation, Ukraine / Israel / Russia, 2017, 65 min.

21:45 Panorama.doc

UNTITLED, dir.Michael Glawogger, Monika Willi, Documentary,  Austria, 2017, 105 min.



VELIKAN Hall N3

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

17:00 Film retrospective in Honor of Boris Dobrodeev’s 90th Birthday, 90 min. Free admission

HOUSE AND HOST, dir.Y.Zanin, Documentary, Russia, 1982, 30 min.

WE DON’T GIVE UP, WE KEEP GOING, dir.M.Litvyakov, Documentary, Russia, 1982, 60 min.


19:00 International Competition-8, 106 min.

THE SHEPHERD, dir.Joost van der Wiel, Documentary, The Netherlands, 2016, 22 min.

A MODERN MAN, dir.Eva Mulvad, Documentary, Denmark / Germany, 2017, 84 min.


21:00 Experimental Short Film Competition In Silico-1, 77 min.

VANISHING POINT, dir. Jukka Silokunnas, Finland, 1 min.

ALL YOUR PHONE NUMBERS DROWNED, dir. Michel Klöfkorn, Germany / Nigeria, 13 min.

BUT ELSEWHERE IS ALWAYS BETTER, dir.Vivian Ostrovsky, USA, 4 min.

AN AVIATION FIELD, dir. Joana Pimenta, Portugal / USA, 14min.

TOWER XYZ, dir.Ayo Akingbade, UK, 3 min.

MOTHER HERE ARE YOUR SONS, dir. Simon Rieth, France, 13 min.

EVERYTHING, dir.David OReilly, Ireland / USA,11 min.

LITTLE ORPHANT ANNIE, dir.Bill Morrison, USA, 7 min.

TURTLES ARE ALWAYS HOME, dir.Rawane Nassif, Canada / Lebanon / Qatar, 11 min.


22:30 Experimental Short Film Competition In Silico-2, 77 min.

WHEAT, dir. Jacques Perconte, France, 6 min.

IT WAS STILL HER FACE, dir. Christoph Girardet, Germany, 8 min.

LILAC MOSCOW, dir. Platon Infante, Russia, 9 min.

TIJUANA TALES, dir. Jean-Charles Hue, France, 11 min.

HISTORY BLEEDS UNDER YOUR FINGERNAILS, dir.Azar Saiyar, Finland / Greece / Germany, 7 min.

VERSUS, dir.Philbert Aimé Mbabazi Sharangabo, Switzerland / Rwanda, 6 min.

AS THE JET ENGINE RECALLS, dir.Juan Palacios, Spain, 11 min.

THREE SENTENCES ABOUT ARGENTINA, dir.Nele Wohlatz, Argentina, 5 min.

500,000 YEARS, dir. Chai Siris, Thailand, 16 min.



VELIKAN Hall N4

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:30 International Competition: Animation, 94 min.

DROP BY DROP, dir.Alexandra Ramires (Xá), Laura Gonçalves, Portugal, 2017, 9 min.

AIRPORT, dir.Michaela Müller, Switzerland / Croatia, 2017, 11 min.

GUSŁA OR THE SPIRITS, dir.Adrienne Nowak, France, 2016, 9 min.

RAILMENT, dir.Shunsaku Hayashi, Japan, 2017, 10 min.

BLACK DOG, dir.Joshua Dean Tuthill, США, 2017, 15 min.

WICKED GIRL, dir.Ayce Kartal, France / Turkey, 2016, 8 min.

STRANGE CASE, dir.Zbigniew Czapla, Poland, 2017, 14 min.

BEETLE TROUBLE, dir. Gabriel Böhmer, UK, 2017, 13 min.

TANYA, dir.Maria Sedyaeva, Russia / Czech Republic, 2017, 4 min.


17:40 International Competition-10, 96 min.

RABBIT HUNT, dir.Patrick Bresnan, Documentary, USA, 2017, 12 min.

OLEG, dir.Boris Krichevsky, Alexander A. Brodsky, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 25 min.

VERGOT, dir.Cecilia Bozza Wolf, Documentary, Italy, 2016, 59 min.


20:00 Special Screenings

EIGHTY... AND COUNTING, dir.Lina Chaplin, Documentary, Israel, 2016, 54 min.


22:15 International Competition-9, 103 min.

THE FISH, dir. Jonathas de Andrade, Documentary, USA / Brazil, 2016, 23 min.

LISTEN TO THE SILENCE, dir. Mariam Chachia, Documentary, Georgia, 2016, 80 min.



VELIKAN Hall N5

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:15 Superreal cinema

REDOUBTABLE, dir.Michel Hazanavicius, Feature film, France, 2017, 102 min.


17:30 Panorama.doc

SOMNILOQUIES, dir.Verena Paravel, Lucien Castaing-Taylor, Documentary, France, 2016, 74 min.


22:00 Revolution: The Ghost on the Screen, 116 min.

EVERY REVOLUTION IS A THROW OF THE DICE, dir.Jean-Marie Straub, Short Fiction, Germany, 1977, 11 min.

TOO EARLY/TOO LATE, dir.Jean-Marie Straub, Danièle Huillet, Documentary, France / Egypt,  1981, 105 min.



AURORA CINEMA CENTRE

60, Nevsky pr


19:30  The Kulturfilm. “From the Southern Mountains to the Northern Seas”: The Early Soviet Expedition Films,  96 min.

JEWS ON LAND, dir. Abram Rom, Documentary, USSR, 1927, 19 min.

KARA-DAG (THE PEARL OF EASTERN CRIMEA), dir. A.Zhardinie, Documentary, USSR, 1929, 13 min.

BUKHARA, editor Elizaveta Svilova, Documentary, USSR, 1927, 12 min.

ALTAI-KIZHI, dir.Vladimir Stepanov, Documentary, USSR, 1929, 52 min.

The films will be screened with musical accompaniment.

Intore is an African folklore dance troupe organized under the auspices of Icumba, a charitable organization located in St. Petersburg. The musicians in the ensemble, directed by Valens Manirageni, are famous virtuosi of the abatimbo style of playing the drums.




LENDOC FILM STUDIO

12, Kryukov canal emb.


19:00 National Competition-9, 86 min.

MONOLOGUE, dir.Otto Lakoba, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 26 min.

MANIKARNIKA, dir. Sergei Uryvaev, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 60 min.


21:00 National Competition-10, 80 min.

VOLODIA, dir.Silvana Jarmoluk, Ana Maria Jarmoluk, Documentary, Argentina, 2017, 80 min.



PORYADOK SLOV BOOKSTORE

15, Fontanka riv.emb.


19:30 Special screening and Q&A with director Andrei Ujica

OUT OF THE PRESENT,Documentary, Germany, 1995, 96 min.

Director: Andrei Ujica

Moderators — Alexei Artamonov, Sasha Akhmadshchina



September 22

Friday

VELIKAN Hall N2

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:00  Superreal cinema

APRIL’S DAUGHTER, dir.Michel Franco, Feature film, Mexico, 2017, 103 min.


17:00  Panorama.doc

TETRAGRAMMATON, dir. Klim Kozinsky, Animation, Ukraine / Israel / Russia 2017, 65 min.


19:00 Superreal cinema

THE OTHER SIDE OF HOPE,  dir.Aki Kaurismäki, Feature film, Finland / Germany, 2017, 100 min.



VELIKAN Hall N3

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

14:30 Special Screenings

BEHIND I TELL A FLY, dir. Masha Vasyukova & Craig McDean, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 19 min.

ETERNAL LIFE, dir. Alexei Telnov, Documentary, Russia, 2017, 58 min.

16:30 Superreal cinema

120 BEATS PER MINUTE, dir.Robin Campillo, Feature film, France, 2017, 140 min.


19:30 Superreal cinema

LET THE SUNSHINE IN, dir.Claire Denis, Feature film, France, 2017, 94 min.



VELIKAN Hall N4

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

14:45 International Competition: Short Fiction-2, 110 min.

THE BEAST, dir.Samantha Nell, Michael Wahrmann, Brazil / France / South Africa, 2016, 24 min. INSIDE ME, dir.Laetitia Casta, France, 2016, 29 min.

FOG, dir.Adi Voicu, Romania, 2016, 27 min.

RETRACT, dir.Itonje Søimer Guttormsen, Norway, 2016, 30 min.  


16:40 International Competition: Short Fiction-1, 102 min.

AFTER THE VOLCANO, dir.Léo Favier, France, 2016, 17 min.

ONE DAY, dir.Daria Markina, Russia, 2017, 19 min.

OLGA, dir.Maxime Bruneel, France, 2017, 19 min.

IN THE ARMS OF THE SEA, dir.Dmitry Moiseyev, Russia, 2017, 19 min.

IT’S REALLY AWESOME, dir.Katarzyna Warzecha, Poland, 2017, 28 min.

18:50 Panorama.doc

UNTITLED, dir.Michael Glawogger, Monika Willi, Documentary, Austria, 2017, 105 min.



VELIKAN Hall N5

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:15 Superreal cinema

LET THE SUNSHINE IN, dir.Claire Denis, Feature film, France,2017, 94 min.

17:15 Superreal cinema

IN THE FADE, dir. Fatih Akin, Feature film, Germany, 2017, 106 min.


19:15 Revolution: The Ghost on the Screen, 117 min.

CONAKRY, dir. Filipa César, Documentary, Portugal / Germany, 2013, 11 min.

VIDEOGRAMS OF A REVOLUTION, dir.Harun Farocki, Andrei Ujica, Documentary, Germany / Romania, 1992, 106 min.


PORYADOK SLOV BOOKSTORE

15, Fontanka riv.emb.


19.30 Petersburg premiere and Q&A via Skype with director Dagmar Smržováand Tomáš Pik, the main hero of her film

LOVE ME IF YOU CAN, Czech Republic, 63 min.

Director: Dagmar Smržová

Moderator — Konstantin Shavlovsky



ALEXANDRINSKY THEATRE, NEW STAGE

49A, Fontanka riv.emb.

12:00 Academic conferenceRevolution: The Ghost on the Screen

Conference curators — Alexei Artamonov, Mikhail Trofimenkov, Alexandra Akhmadshchina




September 23

Saturday

VELIKAN Hall N1

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

19:00 Winners of the International Competition


VELIKAN Hall N5

4/3, Alexandrovsky park

15:00 Winners of National Competition

17:10 Winners of International Competition



PORYADOK SLOV BOOKSTORE

15, Fontanka riv.emb.

17:30 Special screening and open discussion with the participation of director Klim Kozinsky and Petersburg intellectuals

TETRAGRAMMATON, Animation, Russia, 2017, 65 min.

Director: Klim Kozinsky

Moderator — Konstantin Shavolovsky

After the screening there will be an open discussion of the film with the participation of Petersburg philosophers and Klim Kozinsky.

19:30 Special screening as part of the Revolution: The Ghost on the Screen programme

THE NIGHT OF SAN JUAN, Documentary, Bolivia, 1971, 90 min.

Director: Jorge Sanjinés

Moderator — Mikhail Trofimenkov




Date of publication: 8 September 2017
Author: editor
Tags: 2017, schedule, programme, screenings