Τhe blind family

Director: Nikolai Makarov
Running time: 26’ - Russia, 2008

Director’s Bio
 

Nikolay Makarov was born in 1955 in Tula, Russia.
He graduated from the Polytechnic University in Tula and the All-Union State University Cinematography (VGIK) in Moscow as a film director.
He is the author of many documentary films, three feature length films and made many documentaries for central Russian TV channels.
He has awards of some international festivals, among them – New-York, Toronto, Venice, Barcelona, Rodes etc.
Since 2001 he has been teaching directing as a professor of the Saint-Petersburg University for Cinema and Television.



Contact Director
 
Nikolai Makarov
TEL\FAX: 007 812 495 2732
E-mail: reality10@ya.ru


Festival-Screenings - Awards
 
2008

International Disability Filmfestival, Moscov,  Award for Best Film;

2008

International Film Forum “Zolotoy vityaz”, Moscow. Russia, Diploma



Filmography
 
2009

Would we survive our planet?

2007

Two or three things...

2005

I am Deaf

2005

Wide is the sea…or A time to get  stones together

2002 Poet Eugenie Evtushenko
2000

Following Rodion Raskolnikov

1999

Family of the Blind

1993

Life and Death of Alexander Sidelnikov, a Film Director

Writer, Director: Nikolai Makarov

 

Sound Editor: Lidia Shcherbakova

 

Composer: Andrei Makarevich

 

Narrator:  Sergei Sadovksky

 

Producers: Anna Kornilova, Natalia Manskaya

 

Sound: Sergei Ivanov

 

Camera: Kirill Tikhomirov

 


Synopsis
 

This young, blind family is waiting for their first child.
The authors of the film follow them till the moment of his birth and hope that he will be able to see...



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Nikolai Makarov
Studio VERTOV & Ko
5-6, PSKOVSKAJA STR. , 190008, SAINT-PETERSBURG
RUSSIA
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E-mail: reality10@ya.ru