Pavel RUMINOV
Павел РУМИНОВ
Pavel ROUMINOV
2009, 89mn 
Colour, fiction
Circumstances
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Обстоятельства

 

 Conditions de vie

 Obstoyatelstva

 
Directed by : Pavel RUMINOV (Павел РУМИНОВ)
Writing credits : Nikolay KULIKOV (Николай КУЛИКОВ), Pavel RUMINOV (Павел РУМИНОВ)
 
Cast
Mikhail KRYLOV (Михаил КРЫЛОВ) ...Artur
Nikolay KULIKOV (Николай КУЛИКОВ)
Polina KUTEPOVA (Полина КУТЕПОВА) ...Lisa
Ilya LIUBIMOV (Илья ЛЮБИМОВ) ...Tikhon
Yelena MOROZOVA (Елена МОРОЗОВА) ...Agnessa
 
Cinematography : Fyodor LYASS (Федор ЛЯСС)
Production design : Sergey PROTKIN (Сергей ПРОТКИН), Yekaterina SHCHEGLOVA (Екатерина ЩЕГЛОВА)
Music : Oleg CHUBYKIN (Олег ЧУБЫКИН)
 

Plot synopsis
Romantic comedy.
Two married couples think of having a dinner party in the evening. But at the appointed hour there are only three people in the flat... Finally the one that everyone waited for, arrives... What secrets can faithful husbands and wives be hiding from each other? What are your best friends prepared to do for the sake of your family happiness? What can a quiet friendly supper bring when it is cooked of grudges and suspicions, danger and fear, tenderness and real love?
 

Commentaries and bibliography
Pavel Ruminov : Circumstances (Obstoiatel’stva 2008), Lucy FISHER, kinokultura.com, 2010
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- International Film Festival : Pacific Meridians, Vladivostok (Russia), 2009
- Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF), Moscow (Russia), 2009