Rodion Ismailov

graduated from film director course of Saint Petersburg State University of Cinema and Television. 1997-1999 – CEO of «Deboshir Film Studio». 2000-2005 – President of Saint Petersburg fund «Nezavisimoe kino» (Independent cinema). Since 2009 he is a director and producer of «DS Film» studio.


Nomad, 2010; My Family, 2012; Third-Class Travel, 2017.

Third-Class Travel (12+)

Russia, 2017, colour, 82 min.
Director: Rodion Ismailov
This documentary recounts the lives of passengers traveling on the longest railway route in the world on the Moscow-Vladivostok train. The endless journey is a metaphor for the country in perpetual motion.