The Red Dream-Factory
Raise and downfall of a Unique German/ Russian Culture-Partnership. A cooperation that influenced the expression in European -Film-Making in a very important way. This coop was called: Meschrabprom-Film and produced between 1926 and 1936 almost 600 films especially for movie houses with social engagement in both countries. This documentation shows the story of co convinced working couple. A Russian movie professional out of the Czar period and a genius German Communist with ideas for business and a political mission developed a tremendous enthusiasm for a new kind of story telling films.
This document received the Willi-Haas award 2012.
|Award||Berlinale 2012, Museum of Modern Art, NY|