Pro mamu / About a Mother
Dina VelikovskayaRussia / 2015 / 7' 20''
Tuškanac Cinema, 12:00 h
Zagreb Dance Centre, 22:00 h
Tuškanac Cinema, 10:00 h
Zagreb Dance Centre, 17:30 h
This story is about a mother who has given so much that it looks like she has nothing left... but life opens up new opportunities.
Dina Velikovskaya (Moscow, 1984) is an animation filmmaker. After graduating in animation from the Russian State University of Cinematography (VGIK) in 2011, she continued her studies at the High Animation School-Studio SHAR (Moscow). During that time, she made two films that brought her international recognition: My Strange Grandfather (2011) and About a Mother (2015). Her film Kukuschka (2016) has been screened worldwide, receiving many awards and nominations. In 2018, she became a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.