This film is a part of a crossmedia project, that includes City Code Cinema Lab, where simple citizens explore their hometown under guidance of professionals from the cinema industry. Plot aims to find out territory’s peculiarities — city code. Each of 8 stories reveals an important place or character to make up the collective portrait: butcher, who used to be a jazzman, artist from the marketplace, dancer fireman, Rostov’s beauty and many others. While exploring the world through the lens, participants step by step change their attitude to the daily environment and themselves, discover questions to answer in front of spectator all over again. .
CAST & CREW
Evgeny Grigoriev, Maria Zelinskaya
Director of Photography
Artem Anisimov and others
Konstantin Larionov and others
«Pervoe Kino» Film Company
Evgeny Grigoriev studied at the Department of Journalism and worked on TV, graduated from the All Russian State Institute of Cinematography (VGIK). Made nine films and received several awards at festivals, made few commercials, video clips and series, staged two theatre performances. Leader of The City’s Code Cinema Lab and the President of Russian Documentary Guild.
Lekha Online (2001), How to Save the World (2002), Moscow Holidays. Home Video (2002), Blacksmiths of Their Own Happiness (2003), The Battle for Ukraine (2012), Territory (2012), Waiting for the Barbarians (2014), Across the Don (2016), Pro Rock (2016).