Yuri MALYUGIN
Юрий МАЛЮГИН
Youri MALIOUGUINE
Russia, 2015, 40mn 
documentary
Slovo na ladoni
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Слово на ладони

 

 Word in a palm

 Les Mots dans la paume

 
Directed by : Yuri MALYUGIN (Юрий МАЛЮГИН)
Cinematography : Yuri ERMOLIN (Юрий ЕРМОЛИН)
Produced by : Sergey MIROSHNICHENKO (Сергей МИРОШНИЧЕНКО)
Companies : Студия «Остров» / Studio "Ostrov"
 

Plot synopsis
This is a story about blind and deaf people who come to know the world through touch. They differ in age, profession and life experiences: psychologist Aleksandr Suvorov, PhD; psychologist, artist and writer Irina Povolotskaya; mechanic Aleksey Gorelov; and Alena Kapustyan, who grew up in an orphanage. These people are united by their willpower and the desire they share, to live full lives. They are all members of the theater project The Touchables. The special “Theater of Touch” was created by well-known Russian actor Evgeny Mironov; the theater’s producer is actress Ingeborga Dapkunayte.
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Selected in the following festivals :
- Annual Independent Russian-American Documentary Film Festival in New York​ (Tribeca), New York (USA), 2016
- Annual Independent Russian-American Documentary Film Festival in New York​ (Tribeca), New York (USA), 2015