Olga Darfy
Olga Darfy
Окончила режиссерский факультет ВГИКа (мастерская Хотиненко В.И.).
1991 the Soviet Union disappeared with the collapse of the country, some DJs turn towards the techno music and LSD, the capital starts to beat with a very different rthym. The directorOlga Darfy remembers her city Moscow, her youth and everyhting she lived during her 20s. Her friend Vanya Salmaksov one of the creator of the parties called GAGARIN PARTIES disappeared in 1998. The director decides then to tell about this dizzying time from fragments of experiencess interviewes, archives and memories asking herself and the people she meets in this journey: where is Vania? Where are all this intense emotions, the excitation, the romanticism? Where this time has gone?
I am Gagarin
62 min
The August war between Russia and Georgia had not only geopolitical consequences. For some, it had a personal meaning. The heroine of the tape, a Russian girl from Moscow, goes to Tbilisi to her Georgian friend Vano, who has stopped communicating with her. The protagonist is waiting for a meeting with her lover, along the way making a film about people in post-war Georgia.
Waiting for Wano
57 min