Russia as a Phantasma 

Director: Kansk Film Festival group of authors

Producer: Andrey Silvestrov, Alexandr Starikov, Tikhon Pendurin

Language: Russian


This is a vociferous cinema-fresco about a journey into the deeps of the human soul. Views and dreams of different authors about life, death, and art, framed in a beautiful vast of the Siberian landscape. “Russia as a phantasma” – is an international project, filmed by a group of authors that have joined in a collective effort of directors, artists and poets. Each guest of the 14th International Kansk Video Festival was offered to take part in the creation of a common film, with a theme exploring relationship between human and landscape, civilization and nature, reality and dream.


Russia | Drama | 70 min | 2015