• ROBERTO SAVIANO, IN THE SHADOW OF DEATH

    Elisa Mantin
    52'

    2006 marked the publication of the first novel by Roberto Saviano, a young Italian journalist of 26 very much engaged in the war on the new Mafia, the Camorra. The book, Gomorra, quickly became a runaway bestseller in Italy and abroad. The film inspired by the book won the Grand Prix at Cannes 2008 and... Read more »

  • AN EXAMPLE OF INTONATION

    Alexandre Sokourov
    48 min

  • A SIMPLE ELEGY

    Alexandre Sokourov
    20 min

    A simple montage of images shot in Lithaunia in 1990 during the republic’s economic blockade by Moscow, who refused to recognize its independence declaration. Two heros : the Lithuanian people and their President Landsbergis who is filmed in the Soviet Supreme and the streets of Vilnius. But like the other elegies, it’s not a question... Read more »

  • SOVIET ELEGY

    Alexandre Sokourov
    40 min

    A subjective (rather than ironically objective) document, (rather than a documentary), on Boris Yelstin at the instant of his political destitution, when the «Soviet» leader learned both how to confront communist power and Mikhaïl Gorbatchev, the man of Perestroïka.

  • THE ELEGY FROM RUSSIA

    Alexandre Sokourov
    68 min

    Russia, end of the 19th century, European news-reels, beginning of the 20th century. Natural combination of documentary and poetic elements is a characteristic feature of Sokurov’s films. The sound, the image and photographs of the end of the 19th century Russia are intertwined to create an artistic symbol, making us nostalgic for the past times... Read more »

  • MOSCOW ELEGY

    Alexandre Sokourov
    90 min

    Moscow Elegy is a part of Elegy series, created by our team at the Leningrad State Documentary Productions, LSDF. The films in this series have an “elegiac mood” in common – “Moscow Elegy” was originally intended to mark the 50th anniversary of Tarkovsky. But disagreements within the Soviet Professional Union of Cinematographers about the style... Read more »

  • ELEGY

    Alexandre Sokourov
    30 min

    This film is dedicated to Fyodor Shalyapin, one of the 20th centuries greatest opera singers. He also acted in several films, including Pabsbt’s Don Quixote. Sokourov has in this Elegy used fragments from these films as well as archive footage.

  • ALTOVA SONATA. DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH

    Alexandre Sokourov
    80 min

    This film about the great composer Dmitri Shostakovitch was initially begun by the St. Petersburg film–maker Semion Aranovitch. Sokurov was invited to participate in the editing of archive footage for the film. But it was Sokurov who was to create the composition of the film and defined its emotional mood. The selection and editing of... Read more »

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Created by a pool of producers in 1996, Doc & Film International had been very active in selling TV-documentaries. In 2008, Daniela Elstner joined Doc & Film as head of the company and shareholder.
Since then, we have been expanding the activities to international sales of feature films and feature length documentaries, working with directors from all aver the world.
Doc & Film International deals with a catalogue of more than 800 titles. We are attending all major markets and festivals around the globe in order to ensure maximum international exposure for our films. Backed by a worldwide network of theatrical distributors, broadcasters and digital platforms, we give all our films the best chance to reach the audience.

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