KotlovanThe Foundation Pit
|Written and Directed by||Andrey Gryazev|
Born in Moscow, USSR in 1982. In his earlier career as a professional figure skater, he competed in the European and World Championships and, from 2000 to 2006, worked as a dancer at an international ice show. His work as a documentary filmmaker has won over 20 awards at international festivals. Zavtra, about the Russian artists’ group Voina, screened in the 2012 Berlinale Forum and was nominated for the Sutherland Award for best directorial debut at the BFI London Film Festival in the same year.
2009 Sanya I Vorobey (Sanya and Sparrow); documentary 2010 Den` shahtera (Miners’ Day); documentary 2012 Zavtra (Tomorrow); documentary, Forum 2020 Kotlovan (The Foundation Pit); documentary
Bio- & filmography as of Berlinale 2020