Our students’ films participating in international film festivals

19 June 2020

The spring term has brought us some good news: a number of our students’ films were selected for various international film festivals.

The Old Woman by Nikolay Savelyev (the workshop of S.M. Ovcharov) were selected for the main program of the Alto Vicentino Film Festival (Italy), which is going to be held in June, 2020. Previously, the film has received the Grand Prix of the 2018 PiterKiT Film Festival.

Harakiri by Roman Blatman was included in the official program of the 19th Cine Pobre Film Festival (Mexico), May, 2020.


Five-year War by Anna Fokina (the workshop of A.S. Rudnitskaya and S.V. Vinokurov) was accepted for the official program of Tampere Film Festival (Finland).

Metamorphosis by Veronika Kuznetsova will participate in the 7th LIFE AFTER OIL International Film Festival (Italy) in September, 2020.

Full Stop by Emir Valinejad (the workshop of K. S. Gevorkyan) was included in the short list of the Viva Film Festival (Bosnia and Herzegovina), 2020.

Complex Subject by Olesya Yakovleva the workshop of V.E. Vasylyev). Originally premiered at the 72th Cannes Film Festival “Cinefondation” in 2019, this film has been included in the official programs of more than 15 international film festivals (Scario ISFF, Beast Warm Up Event, SCANORAMA, Filmfest Düsseldorf, Festival Premiers Plans d'Angers, etc.). This year it has been accepted for the Akbank Short Film Festival (Turkey).