ANNA’S WAR
ANNA’S WAR

ANNA’S WAR

Director Aleksey Fedorchenko

Production year 2018

Length 74min.

Country Russia

screenings

09 Jul 2018 12:30 Moskow Cinema, Blue Hall
10 Jul 2018 16:00 Moscow Cinema, Blue Hall

SYNOPSIS

Year 1941. Amidst the mass coordinated execution of Jews the entire family of a 6-year-old Anna dies. She miraculously survives, the mother covers up Anna with her own body. The girl hides in the disused chimney in the Nazi Commandant’s office - without food or water, in solitude and fear. So begins this story of the struggle for life that lasts for over two years. Anna's story of fighting against the huge and terrifying world of adults. The story of the World War where the little Jewish girl prevails. 

CAST & CREW

Aleksey Fedorchenko
Aleksey Fedorchenko

Director

Producer

Andrey Saveliev, Artem Vasilyev, Maxim Lojevsky

Script

Natalya Meschaninova, Aleksey Fedorchenko

Director of Photography

Alisher Khamidkhodzhaev

Production designer

Alexey Maximov

Music by

Vladimir Komarov, Atsuo Matsumoto

Sound

Vincent Arnardi

Edit

Pavel Khanyutin, Herve Schneid

Cast

Marta Kozlova.

Production company

SAGa, Metrafilms, February 29th

Aleksey Fedorchenko

Aleksey Fedorchenko is a famous Russian film director, scriptwriter, producer. He is one of the central figures in the Russian independent new auteur films wave. He has numerous international awards for his achievements both as the director and scriptwriter. He has degrees in Engineering and Economics (Ural Polytechnic Institute) and in Film Studies & Scriptwriting from VGIK (Russian State University of Cinematography). Originally getting involved in the film industry from financial background in 1990 (when he had become the deputy director of Sverdlovsk Film Studio) Aleksey Fedorchenko moved into the studio’s production department. Since 2000, he has managed and participated in the production of over 80 films. Since 2004, Aleksey Fedorchenko is a co-owner, chief film director and the general producer of 29th February Film Company.


Filmography

David (2002, doc.), Children of White Grave (2003, doc.), The First on the Moon (2005), Shosho (2006), Railway (2008), Banya Day (2008), Shuvgey Wind (2009, doc.), Oatmeal (2010), Australia (2012, doc.), Celestial Wives of the Meadow Mari (2012), Angels of Revolution (2014), Anna’s War (2018).

FILMS 2018