Tamara Dondurei's debut film STAND BY ME written by Anton Yarush, was selected for the Bright Future programme at the International Film Festival Rotterdam. The film is a triple debut - for the director, for the DOP Vsevolod Ledovsky and for the lead actress Katya Yermishina. The film also features Ilya Malanin, Ingeborga Dapkunaite, Tatiana Drubich, Polina Vitorgan, Maxim Stoyanov and others.
Production designer - Vanya Bowden, costumes by Radmila Migulina, editing by Vadim Crasnitsky.
Producer - Katia Filippova. Poster design - Margus Tamm. International sales - Pluto Film.
We are delighted with this Christmas present and we congratulate the entire production crew. Thanks to the Russian Ministry of Culture for their support, and we hope that the film will get a long and bright festival life and audience acclaim.