RUS

Old Wives (6+)

Russia, 2015, colour, 25 min.
Director: Galina Krasnoborova
High-spirited and sad-eyed old women tell us about their hard life – about their children, diseases, former suiters and favourite songs. Made with mainly close-ups, the film features four amateur singers residing in a remote Komi-Permyak village.
Russian premier

Galina Krasnoborova

Galina Krasnoborova

was born on May 11, 1979. She graduated from the Russian Philology Department of Perm State University, then the Directing Department of VGIK (2008) and then the Documentary Department of Baden-Württemberg Film Academy (2009). From 2005 to 2010 she was a member of the Union of Russian Filmmakers and she is an active member of the Guild of Russian Filmmakers (2005) and Cinema Union (2010).

FILMOGRAPHY

Of Butterflies And…, 2004; A Little Moscow Road, 2005; Traces, 2006; Insomnia, 2007; Nine Forgotten Songs, 2008; The Phantom of the Black Death, 2009; Nicolae Ceausescu. Deadly Kiss of Motherland, 2009; Mari Prayer, 2011; White Night, 2013; Between the Black and the Red Earth, 2014; Love, 2014; Old Wives, 2015.
Russia, 2015, colour, 25 min.
Director: Galina Krasnoborova
High-spirited and sad-eyed old women tell us about their hard life – about their children, diseases, former suiters and favourite songs. Made with mainly close-ups, the film features four amateur singers residing in a remote Komi-Permyak village.
Russian premier