30 hand picked films. A new one every day
A widowed aeronautics engineer, who has lost his job, travels with his son hopping freight trains from Moscow to Koktebel, a town by the Black Sea, to start a new life with the father’s sister.
a very "Russian" feel/touch indeed... those strange camera angles and moves, fades, dialogue, sadness, melancholy all resemble old Soviet animations...
I think that this is movie is not about the boy, but about his father and choices an adult makes. So the boy is only disguised in main character but he is not
Filmed and paced like a still life photographer. The collage of arrested shots look nice but are only linear.Genuine tension is left out for yet another still life.
the striped beach umbrella oh ;_; ♥
Genius in wise ways of the Russians. Possibly the best natural cinematography I've seen all year.
Supreme photography. Gleb Puskepalis' wonderful acting.