ETUDE #2
ETUDE #2
A little Sasha grows up in an orphanage and waits for his mother to come for him. One day he hears a work by Sergey Rachmaninoff on the radio, falls in love with the music and learns to play the piano himself. In an orphanage, and afterwards, in a real life, the hero will face cruelty, undivided love, crime, and find the way to his vocation – music. But how do you stop waiting for your mother?
EXPEDITION
EXPEDITION
Senya is a student, a famous viner (author of short videos with interesting meaning), confident in his irresistibility. To impress his beloved, he makes her a chic hand and heart proposal. But suddenly Julia refuses, accusing him of irresponsibility and frivolity. Senya decides to prove his feelings and sets off on an archaeological expedition, where incredible adventures, fateful encounters and unique discoveries await him..
COLD
COLD
A young failed writer lives in a secluded house far from the city on a seacoast. His wife, a former actress, tries to restore her career at a modern city theatre after the birth of their child. Today, like many other times, she leaves the son in the care of the father, who not only deals with the child rather ineptly, but also gets drunk regularly. The whole action of the movie unfolds within one night when the main character lives through his memories once more, the most painful of them being the deaths of his two friends. He hopes to write a second book with a more successful destiny, never noticing how his own destiny is falling apart.
CALMED DOWN AND DIED
CALMED DOWN AND DIED
A man commits a suicide in the forest. The film tells about the reasons for his
action and pictures the last part of his life before the final maneuver.

DAYDREAMING IN THE HOOD
DAYDREAMING IN THE HOOD
The first film project of the V–A–C Foundation, the almanac “Daydreaming in the Hood”
consists of 13 works by different authors and is collected in one kaleidoscope of urban life.
Personal dreams and collective urban myths have form the basis of creative comprehension
for participants of the workshop. Intertwined with each other, the plots of individual shorts
are put together in a common narrative field, whimsically combining meanings and images.
GET IT RIGHT
GET IT RIGHT
A modern story about complicated father-daughter relationship. Natasha
is seventeen years old. Having found herself in a difficult situation,
she does not look for the guilty, but acknowledges her own responsibility
for what happens to her. At the hardest moment, the father comes to help
her and, overcoming all doubts and fears, does the utmost to save his child.
THE KETTLE
THE KETTLE
Savely is a misfit, intellectual, and nihilist from the Hood who owns the computer
club ‘The Kettle’. He is twenty-five, and he is tired of life. He is bored of drinking,
doping, and going with the flow. Savely’s existential crisis deepens after his old
friend Roman commits suicide. Why did Roman die and what should Savely do with
his own life? Maybe he should do what Roman did? The answers found in the Hood
don’t bring any relief but only tear Savely apart. The last hope for him is a mysterious
meeting in the City. He believes it can put an end to his rotting in the Hood
and help him to break through the boundaries of the old world.
OUTLAW
OUTLAW
A gay high school student and a young criminal are trying
to win back the most popular guy in the school. General and transgender dancer
in 1985 put career and life on the line to be together.