Kossakovsky talks about his approach and way of working with characters. He also talks about importance of challenging ourselves as filmmakers in the times when we are flooded by the amount of films.
Victor Kossakovsky is a Russian documentary filmmaker. Since 1978 he worked at the Leningrad studio of Documentaries as assistant cameraman, assistant director and editor. Laureate of the "Triumph" Prize, Laureate of the RF State Award and the "Nika" prize. Award-winner of numerous national and international film forums. He started his own production company, Kossakovsky Film Production, based in San Petersburg, to create a cinema with a strong focus in poetics and reality.