Vladimir KONOVALOV
Владимир КОНОВАЛОВ
Vladimir KONOVALOV
USSR, 1988  
Colour, documentary
Remembering Calgary
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Вспоминая Калгари

 

 Souvenirs de Calgary

 Vspominaya Kalgari

 
Directed by : Vladimir KONOVALOV (Владимир КОНОВАЛОВ)
 

Plot synopsis
The opening of the 15th Winter Olympic Games in Calgary, Canada. Figure skater Robyn Perry runs with the torch and lights the Olympic flame. Competitions in figure skating, skiing, bobsleigh, skate racing and biathlon. Footage of figure skaters Ye. Gordeeva and S. Grinkov, A. Bukin and N. Bestemyanova, skater N. Gulyaev, skiers M. Devyatyarov, A. Prokurorov, A. Reztsova, R. Smetanina, T. Tikhonova, Ya. Kipurs, V. Kozlov (bobsleigh), biathlon athletes S. Bulygin, D. Vasiliev, S. Chepikov, V. Medvedstev. Hockey match between the USSR and Canada. Winners receive medals. Olympic closing ceremony; parade of sportsmen, Olympic flag being carried, Olympic flame being extinguished.
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Message to Man : International Short, Documentary and Animated Film Festival, St Petersburg (Russia), 2012