_15 minutes: Belarus!

"15 minutes: Belarus!" - it May be the way for the film time counting :in 15 minutes Belarus, 15 minutes from life or dreams, fifteen-minute grace period for the latecomers… In other words: from 5 to 15 minutes of the film freedom, respite from the auto censorship, observing, and using your own imagination, humour, grotesque or absurd. Moments caught in the frame, life stories of people and events registered on tape, will sketch the Belarusian ‘tableaux’ in few short films. Belarus seen by the documentary and film makers, the diversity of topics and realizations will give a new picture of the country in 2011 and 2012.
Jolanta Kilian


_2014 films production

“From call to call” by Leh Dashkevich - Natalia Pińchuk lives from call to call, waiting for a signal from her husband Aleś Bialacki, who is in prison. The famous Belarusian opposition activist helped person repressed and was sentenced to four and half years. He got out of prison in 21 June 2014.

The film participates in 18.MFFD OFF CINEMA, Poznań, Poland (November 2014).

‘Blue waltz’ by Iryna Volakh- Yevgeny Parfienovich Starovoitova is the first person in Belarus, which makes coming out and tells about his homosexuality. He is World War II veteran and he lives in the small town. The greatest love of his life, ...