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  2. Meeting Sergei Soloviev and Tatiana Drubich

    Sergei Soloviev
    Soloviev was born in 1944 in the Karelo-Finnish Soviet Socialist Republic in the north-west of Russia right on the border with Finland. He studied at the all-Soviet state Institute of Cinematography before going on to work with Leningrad TV and Mosfilm until 1987. It was after this period that his filmmaking career really took off and his cult Perestroika classic, Assa, was made in 1987. The film was the first to represent underground culture, and rock music in particular, as force for change in the stagnant atmosphere in the late Soviet Union and, indeed, the films final song I Want Change became an anthem for the Gorbachev generation. His film Black Rose is an Emblem of Sorrow, Red Rose is an Emblem of Love was shown at Cannes in 1990.
    Films:
    1970 — Family Happiness (writer and director)
    1972 — Yegor Bulychyov and Others (writer and director)
    1974 — One Hundred Days After Childhood (writer and director)
    1978 — Melodies of a White Night (writer and director)
    1980 — The Lifeguard (writer and director)
    1982 — Direct Heiress (writer and director)
    1983 — When They Were Playing Bach (writer)
    1983 — The Chosen Ones (writer and director)
    1986 — Wild Pigeon (writer and director)
    1987 — Assa (writer and director )
    1988 — The Black Monk (writer)
    1989 — The Days of a Man (writer)
    1989 — Black Rose is an Emblem of Sorrow, Red Rose is an Emblem of Love (writer and director)
    1991 — House Under the Starry Skies (writer and director)
    1994 — The Three Sisters (writer and director)
    1999 — Ivan Turgenev (director)
    2000 — The Gentle Age (writer and director)
    2004 — About Love (writer and director)
    2009 — Anna Karenina (director and producer)
    2009 — Assa II (writer, director and producer)

    Tatiana Drubich
    atiana Drubich, who plays Anna in the film, was discovered by Soloviev when he filmed her in One Hundred Days After Childhood when she was just 13. From this point on they worked together on many occasions, building up a strong relationship. She has played the lead roles in Solovievs most successful films, and is well-loved by Russian audiences. Her successful career as an actress has not prevented her from pursuing an equally challenging career as a doctor specialising in geriatric medicine.
    Selected Filmography
    1975 One Hundred Days After Childhood
    1983 The Chosen Ones
    1986 Guard Me, My Talisman
    1988 The Black Monk
    1988 Assa
    1989 A Black Rose is an Emblem of Sorrow, a Red Rose is an Emblem of Love
    1994-2002 Ivan Turgenev. The Metaphysics of Love.
    2009 Anna Karenina
    2009 Assa-2

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  3. 6.00 pm, 4 November 2009, Wednesday.

    This roundtable discussion examined why images of Russia captured by Russian documentary filmmakers are so different from those made by their western counterparts. Why Russia’s image of itself is so different from its perception by the West? How close you need to be to capture real Russia?
    Speakers include guests of the Festival:
    Andrey Plakhov – film critic, President of FIPRESCI
    Vitaly Mansky – award-winning documentary maker, director of Sunrise/Sunset
    Pavel Bardin – journalist, director of Russia 88

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  4. Opening Night and first screening of Soloviev's film "Anna Karenina" with our Russian guests - Programme Director Andrey Plakhov, director Sergei Soloviev and leading actress Tatiana Drubich. London, 30 November 2009

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  5. The 5th Russian Film Festival presents new award winning Russian Films at the Apollo Piccadilly Cinema, 4 - 13 November 2011.

    http://www.russianfilmfestival.co.uk

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