Murad IBRAGIMBEKOV
Мурад ИБРАГИМБЕКОВ
Mourad IBRAGUIMBEKOV
Russia / Azerbaijan, 2003, 6mn 
Black and white, documentary
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 Oil

 Pétrole

 
Directed by : Murad IBRAGIMBEKOV (Мурад ИБРАГИМБЕКОВ)
Sound : Aleksandr KOPEYKIN (Александр КОПЕЙКИН)
Produced by : Rauf ATAMALIBEKOV (Рауф АТАМАЛИБЕКОВ)
Companies : United Multimedia Projects, Gosfilmofon (Госфильмофонд)
 

Awards :
Best documentary "NIKA" Prizes, Moscow (Russia), 2003
Silver Lion Venice International Film Festival, Venice (Italy), 2003

Plot synopsis
Montage film about Azerbaijan. Not on its main natural wealth, but on the country. Frames from the film were collected for several years from all Russian and Baku film archives. Miles of documentary material, there are six minutes left in the end, but these six minutes are the triumph of absolute cinema.
 

Selected in the following festivals :
- Honfleur Russian Film Festival, Honfleur (France), 2004
- Venice International Film Festival, Venice (Italy), 2003
- "NIKA" Prizes, Moscow (Russia), 2003