Vladimir NAUMOV
Владимир НАУМОВ
Vladimir NAOUMOV
Russia, 2007, 114mn 
Colour, fiction
Jokonda na asfalte
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Джоконда на асфальте


 Jokonda na asfalte

 Joconde sur asphalte

Directed by : Vladimir NAUMOV (Владимир НАУМОВ)
Writing credits : Tonino GUERRA (Тонино ГУЭРРА), Vladimir NAUMOV (Владимир НАУМОВ)
Aleksandr ADABASHIAN (Александр АДАБАШЬЯН) ...Signor Vanoutti
Natalia NAUMOVA (Наталья НАУМОВА) ...Olga
Valery STOROZHIK (Валерий СТОРОЖИК) ...Kostia
Igor YASULOVICH (Игорь ЯСУЛОВИЧ) ...Le 'patron'
Cinematography : Yevgeni GUSLINSKY (Евгений ГУСЛИНСКИЙ), Sergey PORTNOV (Сергей ПОРТНОВ), Viktor SHESTOPEROV (Виктор ШЕСТОПЕРОВ)
Produced by : Vladimir NAUMOV (Владимир НАУМОВ)
Companies : Soyouz, Navona
Film revenue in Russia : 0.0085 million dollars
Release Date in Russia : 15/11/2007

Plot synopsis
Two years ago Olga, the daughter of a powerful businessman, lost her beloved husband in Chechnya. She still thinks of him, rejecting the courtship of two suitors - her father's business partner Kostya and an old friend Kirill. Kostya is so much in love, that he tries everything he can think of to gain her attention, lavishing her with a blooming apple tree in winter and a romantic gondola ride on the Moskva River. Meanwhile, his relationship with Olga's father is breaking down.

Selected in the following festivals :
- Festival del cinema russo, Rome (Italy), 2008
- Lone Star International Film Festival, Fort Worth (Texas) (USA), 2008