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A Long And Happy Life

A Long And Happy Life

Original Title: Dolgaya schastlivaya zhizn
Directors: Boris Khlebnikov
Russia
Russian with English Subtitles
77 min
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Synopsis:
Sasha, a city kid with agrarian ambitions, moved to the country to head up a collective farming project, determined to make the experiment work. A recent local government offer to buy up the farmland seems too good to resist, but Sasha becomes staunch in his decision to stay. Bolstered by the resolution of the local farmworkers, he is pitted against the stakeholders in a decision that may cost him his livelihood - or his life - in this heady social-realist drama.

Producer: Roman Borisevich,Alexander Kushaev

Principal Cast: Alexander Yatsenko,Anna Kotova,Vladimir Korobeinikov

Film Format: DCP

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Boris Khlebnikov

Biography

Boris Khlebnikov was born on 28 August 1972. Before enrolling in the All-Union State Institute of Cinematography, he spent two years studying biology at the Moscow State Pedagogical Institute. His feature-length directorial debut was Roads to Koktebel /Koktebel, co-directed with Aleksey Popogrebsky. 2003 - Roads to Koktebel / Koktebel (co-directed with Aleksey Popogrebsky) 2006 - Free Floating / Svobodnoe plavanie 2009 - Help Gone Mad / Sumasshedshaya pomoshch 2009 - Crush / Korotkoe zamykanie (segment from Shame / Pozor) 2012 - Nowhere to Rush / Nekuda speshit (segment from Salvation Tunnel / Spasitelny tunnel) 2012 - Until the Night Separates Us / Poka noch ne razluchit 2013 - A Long and Happy Life / Dolgaya schastlivaya zhizn

Screenplay: Alexander Rodionov, Boris Khlebnikov

Producer: Roman Borisevich,Alexander Kushaev

Editor: Ivan Lebedev

Principal Cast: Alexander Yatsenko,Anna Kotova,Vladimir Korobeinikov

Production Companies: Koktebel Film Company

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