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RUSSIAN FILM WEEK: Screening and discussion with Anna Melikyan

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Screening of Anna's short film 8 and two others, followed by a talk on how to make short films. With Q&A.

Read full Russian Film Week programme here

Anna Melikyan is a critically acclaimed, award-winning film and TV director/producer. After her debut at the Sundance Film Festival she was listed in the TOP10  most promising film directors by Variety magazine. She has received grants form Goskino, the Russian film funding organization, made various documentaries, shorts and TV films. In 2008 Melikyan's “Mermaid” (2007) received the Berlin International Film Festival Prize. 

A glass of wine and snacks (provided by Vatrushka Cafe) are included in the ticket price.


Russian Film Week Festival runs from 30 November - 4 December 2016. The programme consists of daily screenings at the Regents Street Cinema with auxiliary events at other venues, drawing to a close with the Golden Unicorn Awards Charity Gala to raise funds for Gift of Life UK.