The Village Photographer
The Village Photographer, Russia, 2008, 40 min, Beta SP, Arts and Culture, Portrait
The main character of the film Nikolay Viktorovich Zykov, a village photographer, poet and philosopher, is experiencing difficult moment of his life. It is only now, when he has turned seventy and lost his wife, he understands that this frail woman who gave birth to his eight children was the spiritual light and the foundation of their family life. Zykov cannot do his favourite hobby, which is photography, anymore. For hours he listens to the music and thinks back about the past, where he left something that he is to repent for, where there is never-ending love and happiness captured at the pictures.
Director of photography:
Vova Podlevskyi, Vladislav Uslov
Film and Video Studio Vyatka ltd.
34 Urytsky St.
610000 Kirov, Russia
Various TV and festival awards