86 min / expected release: 2021
My father, a (post-)Soviet figure skating star, went on tours to the imaginary West and filmed his life in the transition period of the 80s and 90s. Rediscovering his amateur VHS archive, I explore his vision of paradise against the changing historical background.
director & scriptwriter Maria Stoianova
DOP Mykhailo Stoianov, Maria Stoianova
producers Alina Gorlova, Maksym Nakonechnyi
GoEast IFF East-West Talent Lab
B2B Doc Script Development workshop (Golden Apricot Yerevan International Film Festival)