RUS

The Wintering (0+)

Russia, 2010, colour, 84 min.
Director: Olga Stefanova
Antarctica. Russian polar station Bellingshausen. Fifteen people live here in complete isolation for a year. They winter here. The winter camp consists of two or three panel huts built on piles among snow and ice. Cold, wind, darkness. A small reserved group of people in closed space and a long and endless winter…


Olga Stefanova

Olga Stefanova

graduated from the faculty of journalism of the Moscow State University in 2002. She worked as journalist in Moscow mass-media. In 2006 she graduated from cinema direction department of the All-Russian University of Cinematography (VGIK). At the moment she is director of the film studios "Gamaun", "Sirin" and "Alkonost".

FILMOGRAPHY

"The Light of White Sea", film 2, 2005; "Beslan. The Right to Live", 2006; "7515 Years Since Creation of the World", 2008; "When Pilots Have Nothing to Do", 2009; "The Wintering", 2010.
Russia, 2010, colour, 84 min.
Director: Olga Stefanova
Antarctica. Russian polar station Bellingshausen. Fifteen people live here in complete isolation for a year. They winter here. The winter camp consists of two or three panel huts built on piles among snow and ice. Cold, wind, darkness. A small reserved group of people in closed space and a long and endless winter…