Thursday, 9 September 2010
Russia chooses its Oscar nominee - Alexey Uchitel: The Edge
Actors: Vladimir Mashkov, Anorka Shtrehel , Vyacheslav Krikunov , Julia Peresild , Sergei Garmash, Anna Ukolova , Alexander Bashirov , Vladas Bagdonas , Alexei Gorbunov
Script Alexander Gonorovskiy
Operator Yuri Klimenko
Composer David Holmes
Producers Konstantin Ernst, Alexey Uchitel , Alexander Maximov , Igor Simonov
Production TPO " Rock " , JSC " TV Show " with the financial support of JSC " RZD "
Russia will nominate a new film by Alexei Uchitel called 'Krai' (The Edge) for the Oscar Film Award.
The film was chosen by the special committee headed by director Vladimir Menshov whose film 'Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears' had won Oscar as the best foreign film in 1981.
The action of 'the Edge' film set in Siberia soon after the Second World war.
The leading role is played by a well known Russian actor Vladimir Mashkov.
Along with Vladimir Mashkov, who played the lead, the film features well-known Russian actress Kseniya Rappoport and actors Sergei Garmash, Armen Dzhigarkhanyan, and Aleksandr Bashirov.
Voice of Russia
The world premiere of a Russian war drama will take place at one of the most far-reaching festivals in the world – the Toronto Film Festival - which will kick off in Canada in mid- September.
More about the film HERE.