The Trial
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Festival in Media
Section: Rejisor In Focus - Sergei Loznica
Country: Netherlands 
Year: 2018

The Trial

125 minutes/b&w

 

Documentary

In 1930 in Moscow, USSR. the Soviet government puts a group of top rank economists and engineers on trial, accusing them of plotting a coup d'état. The charges are fabricated and the punishment, if ced, is death.

 

Director: Sergei Loznitsa

Screenplay: Sergei Loznitsa

Editing: Danielius Kokanauskis, Sergei Loznitsa

Producer: Sergei Loznitsa, Maria Choustova-Baker

 

Production:

Atoms & Void, Wild at Art

World sales:

ATOMS & VOID

 

 

 

Sergei Loznitsa

Sergei Loznitsa, Ukrainian film maker, was born on September, 5th 1964 in Baranovichi, USSR. In 1997 Loznitsa graduated from the Russian State Institute of Cinematography (VGIK) in Moscow, where he studied feature film making. Loznitsa has been making documentary films since 1996 and is the author of 17 documentaries, as well as 2 feature films. In 2013 Sergei Loznitsa launched a film production and distribution company ATOMS & VOID.

 

Filmography:

1996 Today We Are Going

2010 My Joy

2012 In the Fog

2017 A Gentle Creature

2018 Donbass

2018 The Trial

2018 Victory Day