The laboratory of the Spirit of Fire festival President was opened at the Winzavod Centre for Contemporary Art in Moscow.
Film director, screenwriter, producer, People's Artist of the Russian Federation, professor, head of the VGIK (Russian State University of Cinematography) workshop Sergey Solovyov presented photo and video works of the VGIK directing workshop students, as well as table reads and verbatim plays prepared by the actors of his workshops.
His film laboratory is opened to the audience and shows not only completed works but also the way to create them. Planned events: the open table reads, art therapy, meetings with invited speakers from the cinema industry, permanent changing exhibitions of photos and sketches. The viewer can get inside the laboratory and see many processes from scratch, as well as take part in them.
The laboratory will host Laboratory 1, the final screening of the VGIK workshop of S. A. Solovyov students. It will also be held tomorrow on March 7.