THE PENCIL

In post-production

THE PENCIL

Antonina, an artist from Saint Petersburg, follows her husband, a political prisoner, to the deep north province of Russia. She starts teaching art in a local school, and is determined to lift the spirit of the downtrodden children in her class. But she finds herself opposed by a twelve-year-old boy, Misha, whose brother is a feared local gang leader.

Producer: Victoria Films, Salt Studio
Written and directed by Natalya Nazarova
Location: Russia
Cast: Nadezhda Gorelova, Vladimir Mishukov
GENRE: Drama
TIME: 90 min


THE FLIGHT OF THE WASP

In development

THE FLIGHT OF THE WASP

Italy, 1944. In the last months of the Nazi occupation, an Italian engineer turns down the opportunity to pursue his lifelong dream of designing the world’s first helicopter and inspired by love, instead, decides to lift the spirits of his war-ravaged community by inventing the uniquely Italian motorbike: the Vespa.

Producer: Victoria Films
Writer: Andrea Brusa
Location: Italy