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Gogol. Origins

Gogol. Origins, "Gogol"

Synopsis

Director

The darkest night before dawn.
Cossacks, witches, mermaids, drowned women and other dwellers of Dikanka come face to face with their creator Nikolai Gogol (Alexander Petrov), a young scribe from St. Petersburg, who suffers from mysterious fits and has the ability to communicate with creatures from a different world. Together with his mentor, the brilliant city detective Yakov Guro (Oleg Menshikov), the aspiring writer arrives to Central Ukraine (Poltavshchina) to investigate the mysterious murders of young women.
„Gogol. Origins“ is a mystical thriller based on some of the most famous works of Nikolai Gogol. „The captivating plotline, great cinematography and unbelievably realistic special effects“ were first recognized by the judges of the prestigious Accolade Global Film Competition, who awarded the film the Award of Exellence for its high level of cinematography.
„Gogol. Origins“ is gritty, honest and frightening. It immerses you in the most mysterious and appealing world of XIX century Russian literature – the legendary Dikanka.

Egor Baranov

Baranov (b. 1988) is a Russian director and actor, known for „Solovey-Razboynik“ (2012), „Sarancha“ (2014) and „Gogol. Nachalo“ (2017).

Filmography

  • Samoubiytsy (2012)
  • Solovey-Razboynik (2012)
  • Sarancha (2014)
  • Ierey-san. Ispoved samuraya (2015)
  • Gogol. Nachalo (2017)

Schedule

26.11.2017
20:45 - 22:25
Tallinn, 
Coca-Cola Plaza
Hall 10
Subtitles: ENG
Screening code: 100703
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30.11.2017
21:30 - 23:10
Tallinn, 
Kino Sõprus
Subtitles: ENG
Screening code: 141703
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03.12.2017
20:30 - 22:10
Tallinn, 
Kosmos IMAX
Hall IMAX
Subtitles: ENG
Screening code: 171502
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Screenings with guests might end later than expected.

Programme

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Film info

Country: Russia
Year: 2017
Duration: 100 minutes
Language: Russian
Director: Egor Baranov
Producers: Artur Janibekjan, Aleksander Tsekalo, Valeri Fedorovitš, 
Jevgeni Nikišov    
Writers: Alekse Tšupov, Natalia Merkulova
Cast: Aleksander Petrov, Oleg Menšikov, Jevgeni Stõškin, 
Jevgeni Sõtõi, Taisija Vilkova
Production: Tatiana Guil

Synopsis

Director

The darkest night before dawn.
Cossacks, witches, mermaids, drowned women and other dwellers of Dikanka come face to face with their creator Nikolai Gogol (Alexander Petrov), a young scribe from St. Petersburg, who suffers from mysterious fits and has the ability to communicate with creatures from a different world. Together with his mentor, the brilliant city detective Yakov Guro (Oleg Menshikov), the aspiring writer arrives to Central Ukraine (Poltavshchina) to investigate the mysterious murders of young women.
„Gogol. Origins“ is a mystical thriller based on some of the most famous works of Nikolai Gogol. „The captivating plotline, great cinematography and unbelievably realistic special effects“ were first recognized by the judges of the prestigious Accolade Global Film Competition, who awarded the film the Award of Exellence for its high level of cinematography.
„Gogol. Origins“ is gritty, honest and frightening. It immerses you in the most mysterious and appealing world of XIX century Russian literature – the legendary Dikanka.

Egor Baranov

Baranov (b. 1988) is a Russian director and actor, known for „Solovey-Razboynik“ (2012), „Sarancha“ (2014) and „Gogol. Nachalo“ (2017).

Filmography

  • Samoubiytsy (2012)
  • Solovey-Razboynik (2012)
  • Sarancha (2014)
  • Ierey-san. Ispoved samuraya (2015)
  • Gogol. Nachalo (2017)