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IT IS NOT HER NAME

Stage: post-production

First feature by Veta Geraskina.

Liza is a sophisticated woman that lives in a ‘high class world’. Her husband Peter speaks Russian with a German accent and he owns a chocolate factory. They live in a cold world of minimalistic interiors holding back their emotions. There are no children in their expensive countryside house only expensive greyhound dogs. However Liza can’t stay calm as she has a secret from her past that burns her from inside. A secret she would be happy to get rid of forever. And, somewhere near there is a burnt room, the keys from which are with a teen-girl Ulya…

Director: Veta Geraskina

Writers: Veta Geraskina, Lilit Akopyan

DOP: Anton Gromov

Production designer: Zlata Kalmina

Editor: Kristina Shakhnazaryan

Cast: Svetlana Khodchenkova (TINKER TAILOR SOLDER SPY, THE WOLVERINE), Jakob Diehl (THE BAADER MEINHOF COMPLEX, MY GOOD HANS), Katya Fedina

Producers: Katerina Mikhaylova, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Konstantin Fam, Andrej Annenski

Co-producers: Oksana Shalamanova, Polina Schlicht

Produced by: VEGA FILM, All stars In, Studio 21, Monumental pictures 

Participation: Marché du Film at Cannes International Film Festival, American Film Market in Los Angeles, European Film Market in Berlin, Kinotavr Film Festival at Work-in-Progress section.

Genre: drama, thriller

Runtime: 93 minutes

Year: 2020