Filipp Yankovsky fulfilled a childhood dream

Филипп Янковский исполнил мечту детства
Actor and Director remembered how he acted with his father.

Филипп Янковский исполнил мечту детства

Filipp Yankovsky

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Филипп Янковский исполнил мечту детства

Eugene Simonov, Andrei Eshpai

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Actor and Director Philip Jankowski fulfilled a long-held dream: for the first time visited the home of Andrei Tarkovsky. It happened at the International film festival of a name of Tarkovsky “the Mirror”, which was held for the tenth time in the Ivanovo region.

Филипп Янковский исполнил мечту детства

Philip Jankowski and Anna Milkova

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Филипп Янковский исполнил мечту детства

Alla Demidov and Pavel Kaplevich

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The great Director Jankowski knew personally. When Philip was six years old, he and his father Oleg Jankowski starred in the film “the Mirror”. The most vivid childhood impressions of the work of Philip was … trauma: on the set of the boy cut his finger on a mirror.

Филипп Янковский исполнил мечту детства

Leonid Kanevsky with his wife Galina

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Филипп Янковский исполнил мечту детства

Sister of Andrei Tarkovsky Marina and his son Arseny

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Many years Jankowski wanted to see the town of ples and other places associated with the life of Andrei Tarkovsky. And it finally happened. In addition to numerous film screenings, discussions and poetry evenings, in the program of the jubilee festival included the opening of the “Tree of Tarkovsky: trees
photomovements master decorated ples embankment.

Филипп Янковский исполнил мечту детства

Yuri Norstein at the monument to Tarkovsky

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Pavel Lungin with his wife

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The participants in the show were prominent filmmakers working in all genres. So, a member of the main jury was Alla Demidova, who starred in “the Mirror” Tarkovsky. In honor of his 80th birthday, the actress spoke with the poetic program of the poems of Arseny Tarkovsky.

With the Cannes “Director’s fortnight” I came to Ivanovo short classics of Russian animation Garry Bardin “Listening to Beethoven”. And Yuri Norstein showed his legendary “Coat” — almost thirty years of work, still not completed.

A large program of new Russian films “Their” has always been the trademark of the “Mirror”. In this year, it showed the films of Alexander Mindadze, Andrei Proshkin, Vasily sigareva, debuts Roman Volobueva “Cold front” and Ilya Naishuller “Hardcore” and winner of last year’s “Kinotavr” film “About love” by Anna Melikyan.

The prize for
contribution to cinema at the Opening ceremony of the festival received the American
Director Abel Ferrara, whose films radically changed
the author’s approach to the genre of religious cinema. A special prize “For a huge contribution to the preservation of heritage
Andrei Tarkovsky” presented to the sister of Director — writer Marina Tarkovsky.