Star
Star

Star

Director Anna Melikian

Production year 2014

Length 128min.

Country Russia

SYNOPSIS

Three different persons, three different lives are connected in a mysterious way. 15 year old teenager suffering of misunderstanding, his glamorous and arrogant stepmother and the young untalented but full of optimism actress. Their destinies aren’t predetermined and their lives are very fragile.   

 

Awards

Best Director, Best Actress | Sochi Open Russian FF Kinotavr, Russia, 2014

CAST & CREW

Anna Melikian
Anna Melikian

Director

Producer

Ruben Dishdishyan, Anna Melikyan

Script

Anna Melikyan, Andrei Migachev, Viktoriya Bugayeva

Director of Photography

Alisher Khamidkhodjaev

Music by

Alina Orlova, Anna Drubich, Igor Vdovin

Sound

Kirill Vasilenko

Edit

Dasha Danilova, Pavel Ruminov

Cast

Tina Dalakishvili, Severija Janusauskaite, Pavel Tabakov, Andrey Smolyakov, Juozas Budraitis, Alexander Shein, Gosha Kutsenko

Production company

Mars Media Entertainment

Anna Melikian

Born 1976, Baku, Azerbaijan. Writer and director, Anna Melikyan grew up in Yerevan. She moved to Moscow in 1994, where she took up studies at the VGIK (Russian State Institute of Cinematography) in Sergei Soloviev’s and Valery Rubinchik’s class. Melikyan had a postproduction internship on a number of productions in Germany in 2001. After graduating in 2002 she began working for television. Produced in 2004, her first feature film Mars received great acclaim. She also directed Poste Restante (2000), which won the City of Melbourne Award for best short experimental film at the Melbourne IFF.


Filmography

Andante (1998, short), Let’s fly (1999, short), Poste Restante (2001, short), Contrabass (2002, short), Mars (2004), Mermaid (2007), Open Air (2010), About Love (2011, short), About Love 2 (2014, short), Star (2014).

FILMS 2014