Corrections Class



2014, Russia
85 min., col., 1:1.85, Dolby Digital S EX, language — Russian

Director Ivan I. Tverdovsky
Scriptwriter Dmitri Lanchikhin
DoP Fedor Struchev
Production design Ivan I. Tverdovsky
Cast: Filipp Avdeev, Nikita Kukushkin, Maria Poezzhaeva, Olga Lapshina, Natalia Pavlenkova
General Producer Natalia Mokritskaya
Producer Uliana Savelieva
Co-producer Mila Rozanova
Production and sales Film Company New People

Based on the book by Ekaterina Murashova.
«Correction Class» is an artificially created school ghetto for problem children. The film’s heroes are on the threshold of adult life. They still have a last chance to change their fate. The first love, the first rivalry and the first treachery await them.

  • East of the West Award; Karlovy Vary IFF-2014
  • Best Debut Prize, Prize of distributors’ jury; ORFF «Kinotavr»-2014

Director. Graduated from the Film Institute VGIK (2011, experimental workshop of direction of А. Uchitel). Curator of the Russian shorts programme for the Moscow IFF. Since 2012 member of the board of the Russian Guild of Non-Fiction Cinema and Television. Participant and prize-winner of national and international film festivals. Twice participated in the shorts competition program at Kinotavr: in 2010 with the film «As if Waiting for a Bus», for which he received the jury’s diploma; and in 2013 with the film «Space Dogs». «Correction Class» is the director’s full-length debut.