Sergey MIROSHNICHENKO
Сергей МИРОШНИЧЕНКО
Sergueï MIROCHNITCHENKO
Russia, 2011, 175mn 
Colour, documentary
Reka zhizni. Valentin Rasputin
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Река жизни. Валентин Распутин

 

 River of Life. Valentin Rasputin

 La Rivière de la vie. Valentin Raspoutine

 
Directed by : Sergey MIROSHNICHENKO (Сергей МИРОШНИЧЕНКО)
Writing credits : Sergey MIROSHNICHENKO (Сергей МИРОШНИЧЕНКО), Anna TARKHOVA (Анна ТАРХОВА)
Cinematography : Svyatoslav CHAPLINSKY (Святослав ЧАПЛИНСКИЙ), Yuri ERMOLIN (Юрий ЕРМОЛИН), Vyacheslav SACHKOV (Вячеслав САЧКОВ)
Produced by : Angelina GOLIKOVA (Ангелина ГОЛИКОВА), Sergey SHUMAKOV (Сергей ШУМАКОВ)
Companies : Studio Ostrov
 

Awards :
Special Prize Open Festival of the Documentaries “Russia”, Yekaterinburg (Russia), 2011
Audience Award Open Festival of the Documentaries “Russia”, Yekaterinburg (Russia), 2011

Plot synopsis
The film, narrated in part by Valentin Rasputin, tells of the Angara river problems: the story of villagers that are being relocated because of a new hydroelectric station construction, of people who are forced to leave their ancestral lands that will forever be submerged under water.
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- International Art Documentary Film Festival "Artdocfest", Moscow (Russia), 2012
- Golden Eagle awards, Moscow (Russia), 2012
- Open Festival of the Documentaries “Russia”, Yekaterinburg (Russia), 2011
- Annual Independent Russian-American Documentary Film Festival in New York​ (Tribeca), New York (USA), 2011