Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Francophonie by Alexander Sokurov was Sell-Out at the Venice Film Festival
6.09.2015 16:13
Francophonie by Alexander Sokurov was Sell-Out at the Venice Film Festival

The new film Francophonie by the famous Russian director Alexander Sokurov attracted a capacity crowd at the Venice Film Festival.

      The house was full during the film screening and after the final credits the audience thanked the film director with long ovations. Alexander Sokurov has every chance to win the Golden Lion at the 72nd Venice Film Festival currently being held from 2 to 12 September 2015.

      Francophonie tells the story of how the staff of Louvre tried to preserve the museum values collected from around the world. The feature film is substantiated with episodes of documentary newsreels. Alexander Sokurov personally speaks as the offscrren story-teller emphasizing that art is higher than politics and any war.

      Alexander Sokurov does not represent Russia at the festival, since the film was financed by the French and German investors.

      

       


Sources: http://runews24.ru 

Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: New Films Film Festivals Alexander Sokurov Russian Cinema  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Russian Female Rock Concert in Moscow Club
17.04.2017
Perm Gallery Exhibits Russian Avant-Garde Experiment
04.11.2016
Moscow Maly Theater Opened after Reconstruction
20.12.2016
The Loveless Wins Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival
29.05.2017
Music Festival "IntoTheBus!" to Be Held in Kislovodsk
06.07.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
3D Films  criminality  accident  Ostrogoschsk  Russian-US relations  Rostov Oblast  Liberal Democrat Party of Russia  Gambling Zone  Moscow  Russian history  Pavel Chistyakov  Gelendzhik  anniversary  Russian sculptors  Russian Avant-Garde  Chelyabinsk  international cooperation  Peterhoff  Painting  Russian Literature  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Altai  spa tourism  Russian Orthodox Church  odd news  Shiveluch Volcano  Peace March  Engels  Archeology  Russian Cinema  Euro 2016  Landscape Painters  Finds  Mikhail Ulyanov  Sochi Olympics  Exhibitions in Moscow  Monuments to People  Russian business  Bitcoin  Nikita Mikhalkov  Historical Exhibitions  Russian achaeology  Russian tourism  Russian architecture  Russian academy of sciences  Museums  Russian church  Space Exploration  IT market in Russia  Lumiere Brothers 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites