Russian film joined the Berlinale-2019 special program participant list
That regards Aleksandr Gorchilin's Acid
Russian cinema will be one of the participants of the upcoming Berlin Film Festival programs. It appeared that the domestic project Acid, directed by Aleksandr Gorchilin, got into the second most important Program - Panorama. As part of the Belinale-2019, a special screening of Hussein Erkenov's One Hundred Days to Order, filmed in 1990, will also take place.
To recap, the Acid was released in Russia on October 4, 2018 and its Russian box office receipts amounted to 21.7 million rubles. In June 2018, the film was nominated for the Kinotavr film festival debut competition and was awarded the prize for the Best Film.
The Berlin Film Festival will be held from February 7-17. The jury will be headed by French actress Juliette Binoche.