Vladimir Golovnev

was born in 1982 in Omsk. In 2004, he graduated from Historical Department of Omsk State University. In 2005, he qualified as film director in “Internews” Independent School of Film and Television.


Curtain, 2008; Game, 2010; Game, 2011; Anatomy of a Champion, 2011; Two Childhoods, 2015.

Two Childhoods (16+)

Russia, 2015, colour, 26 min.
Director: Vladimir Golovnev
Documentary observing high school students on the eve of the Victory’s Day anniversary. This is a film about the flip side of patriotism.


Moscow International Documentary Film Festival “DOKer” – Special Jury Award; “Won Together” Doc and TV Film Festival (Sevastopol, 2016) – Best TV film; “MakeDox” International Creative Documentary Film Festival (Macedonia, 2016) – Special Prize; ODFF “Russia” (Ekaterinburg, 2016) – Prize for the Best Dramaturgy named after Leonid Gurevich, Special Jury Prize; DTFF “Kunaki” (Abkhazia, 2016) – Special Jury Prize.