Film

Cargo 200

Release date: 2007

Format: Feature film

Genre: Classics, Drama, Featured En

Director: Aleksey Balabanov

Writer: Alexey Balabanov

Producer: Sergey Selyanov

Production: Russia

Production Companies: CTB Film Company

Distributor: "Nashe Kino"

Actors: "Agniya Kuznetsova (Angelika), Aleksei Poluyan (Captain Zhurov), Leonid Gromov (Artem, Professor of Scientific Atheism), Aleksey Serebryakov (Aleksey), Leonid Bichevin (Valera), Natalya Akimova (Antonina, Aleksey's Wife), Yuriy Stepanov (Mikhail, Colonel), Mikhail Skryabin (Sunka)"

Length: 90 min.

Colour: Colour

Sound: Dolby Digital

The Soviet Union in 1984, the decline of the Soviet Era. The daughter of the Secretary of the Regional Committee of the Communist Party in a small town disappears one night after leaving a dance club. There are no witnesses, no suspects. The same night a brutal murder occurs in a house in the outskirts of town. The murderer is the owner of the house. Police captain Zhurov has to investigate both cases . . .

Film website: www.gruz200.ru

Festivals and Awards:
More than 30 Film Festivals including: Venice, Haifa, Thessaloniki, Rotterdam, Karlovy Vary, London, Hong Kong, Buenos Aires, Los Angeles; Kinotavr (Russia) – film critics’ award "White Elephant"
1. Russian FF “Kinotavr”, Sochi – film critics’ award “ White Elephant”
2. 64th Venice IFF – Opening Film at Venice Days
3. Telluride FF, USA
4. Haifa IFF, Israel
5. Eurasia IFF, Turkey – Russian Cinema Section
6. Hamburg FF, Germany – Agenda 07 section
7. London FF, UK – Cinema Europa
8. Ljubljana IFF, Slovenia – panorama section
9. Sao Paulo IFF, Brazil – perspective section
10. Thessaloniki IFF, Greece – Independence Days
11. European Film Festival Estoril, Portugal - competition
12. Gijon IFF, Spain – competition – BEST DIRECTOR
13. Bratislava IFF, Slovakia – Off the Mainstream
14. Russian Winter Festival, London
15. Rotterdam IFF, The Netherlands, 2008
16. Goteborg FF, Sweden, 2008
17. Dublin IFF, Ireland, 2008
18. Envisioning Russia “A Century of Cinema” (Lincoln center, NY), USA, 2008
19. Belgrade IFF, Serbia, 2008
20. Cleveland IFF, USA, 2008
21. Hong Kong IFF, 2008
22. Singapore IFF, 2008
23. Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2008
24. Los Angeles FF, USA, 2008
25. New Zealand IFF, New Zealand, 2008
26. Melbourne IFF, Australia, 2008
27. Brisbane, Australia, 2008
28. Belgrade IFF, Serbia, 2008
29. Sofia IFF, Bulgaria,, 2008
30. GoEast, Germany, 2008
31. Crossing Europe FF, Austria,2008
32. Transilvania FF, Romania, 2008
33. Cinedecouvertes, Belgium, 2008-THE AGE D’OR PRIZE
34. Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic, 2008- Competition East of the West
35. Motovun IFF, Croatia, 2008- Competition program
36. Fantastic Fest, USA, 2008
37. Helsinki IFF, Finland, 2008
38. Kolkata FF-International section, India, 2008
39. 100.000 Retinas BAFF, Spain, 2008
40. Febiofest, Czech Republik, 2008

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Cargo 200

The Soviet Union in 1984, the decline of the Soviet Era. The daughter of the Secretary of the Regional Committee of the Communist Party in a small town disappears one night after leaving a dance club. There are no witnesses, no suspects. The same night a brutal murder occurs in a house in the outskirts of town. The murderer is the owner of the house. Police captain Zhurov has to investigate both cases . . .

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