Letter

Direction
Year
2012
Country
  • Netherlands
  • Russia
Duration
20min
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Subtitles

A remote village in the Northwest of Russia. A mental asylum is located in an old wooden house. The place and its inhabitants seem to be untouched by civilization. In this pristine setting no articulate human voice is heard, and pain is muted.

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  • Original title
    Pismo
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Sergei Loznitsa
  • Dir. of Photo.
    Pavel Kostomarov
  • Sound
    Vladimir Golovnitski
  • Duration
    20 min (16-30 min.)
  • Year
    2012
  • Country
    • Netherlands
    • Russia
  • Colour
    • Black & White
  • Production
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • Krakow Film Festival ,Poland, 2013
  • Awards
    • GOLDEN DRAGON for The Best Short Film, Krakow Film Festival ,Poland, 2013
    • PRIX EFA for the Best European Film, Krakow Film Festival ,Poland, 2013
    • Nomination for the European Film Award 2013 in the short film category

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