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Girls on Fire (12+)

Russia – China, 2021, colour, 53 min.
Director: Anastasia Tarasova
All-girls team ADYG are on their way to the legendary kids’ championship to prove that they love, are able to and have the right to play football in the face of the prevailing traditions in their native Northern Caucasus that do not welcome women doing such kind of sport.


Anastasia Tarasova

Anastasia Tarasova

is a film director, editor, music producer. Graduated from the Ural State University with a degree in journalism (2001) and The Russian State University of Cinematography with a degree in film directing (2006). Winner of international and Russian awards in non-fiction art. Since 2015, Anastasia has been a program-director of the Moscow International Documentary Film Festival Doker. In 2019, she completed a course of music production at DJ Groove’s Audioschool. Produces music under the name of Sovatara.

FILMOGRAPHY

The Old Dacha, 2003; The Light of the White Sea, 2004; Children of the Great Lake, 2005; Faithful, 2007; The Unemployed, 2008; Linar, 2013; Arctic Alchemy, 2015; Girls on Fire, 2021.
Russia – China, 2021, colour, 53 min.
Director: Anastasia Tarasova
All-girls team ADYG are on their way to the legendary kids’ championship to prove that they love, are able to and have the right to play football in the face of the prevailing traditions in their native Northern Caucasus that do not welcome women doing such kind of sport.