Yulia SERGINA
Юлия СЕРЬГИНА
Youlia SERGUINA
Russia, 2021, 85mn 
documentary
Amurskaya Golgofa
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Амурская Голгофа

 

 Far Eastern Golgotha

 Le Golgotha d'Extrême-Orient

 
Directed by : Yulia SERGINA (Юлия СЕРЬГИНА)
Writing credits : Yulia SERGINA (Юлия СЕРЬГИНА)
Cinematography : Vladislav BAKHANOVICH (Владислав БАХАНОВИЧ), Arseni KAYDATSKY (Арсений КАЙДАЦКИЙ)
Produced by : Andrey ANANIN (Андрей АНАНИН), Aleksandr BALASHOV (Александр БАЛАШОВ), Karina SHARAFUTDINOVA (Карина ШАРАФУТДИНОВА)
Companies : Staya Doc Film Studio
World sales : Stayadoc.com
 

Awards :
Best documentary serial Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2021
First prize Krakow Film Festival, Krakow (Poland), 2021

Plot synopsis
Taxi driver Viktor Toroptsev from a dying city in the Far East decides that a critical moment has come in his life. He launches the Vityok Live Youtube channel in order to become the “main people’s journalist” in the region and rally his fellow countrymen around him. Victor is sure that it is he who must turn his city and all of Russia into Paradise on earth and embarks on the main journey of his life, not yet realizing what chain of events he launched.
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival : PÖFF, Tallinn (Estonia), 2021
- Krakow Film Festival, Krakow (Poland), 2021
- International Documentary Film Festival "Flahertiana", Perm (Russia), 2021
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2021
- Russian Film Week in London, London (United Kingdom), 2021