RUS

The Manor (18+)

Canada, 2013, colour, 78 min.
Director: Shawney Cohen
When Shawney Cohen was six, his father opened a small-town strip-club. Hoping to understand what happened to his nice Jewish family, Shawney spent years filming this intimate tragi-comic family portrait.
Russian premier

AWARDS

Special mention jury prize - 48th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, 2013.

Shawney Cohen

Shawney Cohen

is a Toronto-based filmmaker who also manages his father's strip club. Shawney started his career in computer animation and his work has appeared in dozens of Hollywood movies. In 2009, Shawney shot and directed the award-nominated short documentary "Tagged" which he produced with the National Film Board of Canada and TVO.

FILMOGRAPHY

«Tagged», 2009; «The Manor», 2013.
Canada, 2013, colour, 78 min.
Director: Shawney Cohen
When Shawney Cohen was six, his father opened a small-town strip-club. Hoping to understand what happened to his nice Jewish family, Shawney spent years filming this intimate tragi-comic family portrait.
Russian premier

AWARDS

Special mention jury prize - 48th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, 2013.