INSTITUTE: Russian State University of Cinematography (VGIK)
SYNOPSIS: After a lengthy absence, Filatov returns home to bury his brother. He is sent to collect the coffin containing his brother’s body from the neighbouring village – but as night falls, the journey is beset by a strange disruption.
BIOGRAPHY: Grigory Kolomytsev (1990) graduated from the Russian State University of Cinematography (VGIK) in 2017 (workshop of the Kott brothers). Semifinalist of the 43d Student Academy Awards. His works has been shown at more then 60 festivals including San Sebastian, Cairo, Angers, Camerimage, ZINEBI, Winterthur, Cottbus, Tirana, Russian Film Weeks in Berlin, London etc. In 2015 he staged “Sakhalin-Moscow” at VGIK student theatre.