The Brest Fortress
The Brest Fortress

The Brest Fortress

Director Alexander Kott

Production year 2010

Length 131min.

Country Russia/Belarus

SYNOPSIS

A war drama set during the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941, in which Soviet troops held on to a border stronghold for nine days.

CAST & CREW

Alexander Kott
Alexander Kott

Director

Producer(s)

Ruben Dishdishyan, Igor Ugolnikov, Vladimir Zametalin

Script

Igor Ugolnikov, Konstantin Vorobyov, Aleksey Dudarev, Vladimir Eremin, Yekaterina Tirdatova

Director of Photography

Vladimir Bashta

Production designer

Alim Matvejchuk

Music by

Yuri Krasavin

Sound

Filipp Lamshin

Edit

Mariya Sergeyenkova

Cast

Andrey Merzlikin, Pavel Derevyanko, Aleksander Korshunov, Aleksey Kopashov

Alexander Kott

Born 1973, Moscow, Russia. Used to work as a photographer. Studied under Vladimir Khotinenko at the WGIK in Moscow, Russia (graduated in 2000), and finished his studies under Andrzej Wajda in Cracow, Poland (1997). Worked for the French TV (1997-1998). Later he made a few TV series., Participated in more than 30 festivals with his early film Photographer.


Filmography

Photographer (1998, short), Scarecrow (2000, short), Two Drivers (2002), Giant (2003, short), The Hero of Our Times (2006), Fish (2008, short), Probka (2009), The Brest Fortress (2010)

FILMS 2011