The program

COMPETITION | RUST

7 сентября 2018.
Cinema of A.S.Pushkin, 18:30

Director: Aly Muritiba
Country/year: Brazil 2018
Duration: 100 min.
Restrictions: 18+ (you must have the identity document)

Tati and Rene are sharing music, videos and pictures from their phones. In the last school trip they begin to show interest in each other. This could be the beginning of a cute love story, but turns into a completely different event.

DOCUMENTARY | GENESIS 2.0

8 сентября 2018.
Cinema of A.S.Pushkin 17:00
 
Director: Christian Fry, Maxim Arbugaev
Country/year: Switzerland, China, Russia, South Korea, USA 2017
Duration: 118 min.
Restrictions: 18+ (you must have the identity document)

On the distant Islands of Northern latitudes, the permafrost trophy-hunters are searching for priceless treasures on the black market — the tusks of a prehistoric mammoth. One of those expeditions finds the perfectly preserved remains of an ancient beast. Startling discovery aroused interest in the biotechnology world.
Fragments of the animal with living cells are delivered to a laboratory for cloning in South Korea. The ambitious head of the Hwang Woo-Seok is taken to revive mammoths to life and to make a revolution in science and humanity...

COMPETITION | Rememory

8 сентября 2018.
Cinema "Znamya", 19:00

Director: Mark Palansky
Country/year: USA, Canada 2017
Genre: drama, mystery, science fiction
Duration: 102 min.
Restrictions: 13+

The story of a brilliant scientist and his invention – a device that can record and play back human memories.
The day before the presentation of the device, the inventor mysteriously dies. What's behind his death?

DOCUMENTARY | CYBORGS AMONG US

9 сентября 2018.
Cinema of A.S.Pushkin, 19:00
 
Director: Rafael Duran Torrent
Country/year: Spain 2017
Duration: 77 min.
Restrictions: 18+ (you must have the identity document)

Technology has always been a continuation of the skills and abilities of the person. Modern technology can replace some skills, including those that we are accustomed to attribute to the sensuous. What is modern man today, in an era where we can change physical and biological parameters?
The Film "Cyborg Among Us" talks about the people who radically changed their life with the help of machines and new technologies. In addition to their movie heroes were scientists and inventors, whose inventions in the future will be able to change the human body.
The famous "cyborg" Neil Harbisson, implemented in the brain is a device that helps him to recognize colors with the help of audio transcription, talks about his experience and feelings.
From avant-garde technology to innovations that can change the very concept of "man" and the ethical side of the issue.

SPECIAL SCREENINGS | PARANORMAL

9 сентября 2018.
Cinema of A.S.Pushkin, 15:00
 
Director: CJustin Benson
Country/year: USA, 2017
Genre: Horror
Duration: 111 min.
Restrictions: 16+

Brothers Justin and Aaron fled from the sect of the end of the world. After 10 years they get a video message from members of the cult and decides to visit his former "family". But upon returning, they realize that the tape was never sent, and something is definitely wrong.
Something supernatural, they believe the sect, actually exists.

COMPETITION | SEARCHING

9 сентября 2018.
Cinema "Znamya", 17:00
 
Director: Anish Chaganti
Country/year: USA, 2018
Genre: drama, Thriller, mystery
Duration: 104 min.
Restrictions: 16+

After the disappearance of 16-year-old daughter's father hack her social network to discover at least some trace.

COMPETITION | RUST

10 сентября 2018.
Cinema "Znamya", 19:00

Director: Aly Muritiba
Country/year: Brazil, 2018
Genre:
Duration: 100 min.
Restrictions: 18+ (you must have the identity document)

Tati and Rene are sharing music, videos and pictures from their phones. In the last school trip they begin to show interest in each other. This could be the beginning of a cute love story, but turns into a completely different event.

DOCUMENTARY FILMS | MORE HUMAN THAN HUMAN

10 сентября 2018.
Cinema of A.S.Pushkin, 17:00
 
Director: Tommy Pallotta
Country/year: Netherlands, United States, Belgium, 2018
Genre:
Duration: 79 min.
Restrictions: 18+ (you must have the identity document)

The authors analyze the advantages and difficulties associated with the development of artificial intelligence technologies. The fact that a few years ago seemed impossible, is becoming a reality.
The film holds an amazing experiment – with a group of scientists attempting to build a robot that will be able to perform for him the directing job. Is it possible that a human can make so that humanity from the point of view of common logic will be obsolete an endangered species?

COMPETITION | RELAXER

11 сентября 2018.
Cinema "Znamya", 17:00
 
Director: Joel Potrykus
Country/year: USA, 2018
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Duration: 91 min.
Restrictions: 18+ (you must have the identity document)

In the circumstances of an impending Apocalypse Abby gets a new task — level 256 in Pac Man. He can't get up off the couch and leave the room until he wins.
A story of survival unfolds within the living room.

DOCUMENTARY | THE BRAIN: SECOND UNIVERSE

11 сентября 2018.
Cinema of A.S.Pushkin, 19:00
 
Director: Yulia Kiseleva
Country/year: Russia, 2017
Genre:
Duration: 86 min.
Restrictions: 6+

What is the human brain? On the Central nervous system, a supercomputer or the host that controls the person's life? Synesthetic involuntarily associate numbers and letters with colors or flavors. The seven of them always blue and the letter a is red. People with prosopagnosia do not distinguish between individuals: they see them, but I don't remember. The authors began to make a film about modern brain research in search of answer to the question: "Can I control their behavior, their physiology, their consciousness?".

COMPETITION | MARJORIE PRIME

12 сентября 2018.
Cinema "Znamya", 19:00

Director: Michael Almereyda
Country/year: USA, 2017
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Duration: 99 min.
Restrictions: 18+ (you must have the identity document)

The story about the newest service that allows you to create a reasonable and valid holograms of dead relatives and loved ones.

DOCUMENTARY | BOMBSHELL: THE HEDY LAMARR STORY

12 сентября 2018.
Cinema of A.S.Pushkin, 17:00
 
Director: Alexandra Dean
Country/year: USA, 2017
Genre:
Duration: 85 min.
Restrictions: 18+ (you must have the identity document)

Starlet, the diva, the most beautiful woman in the world. All these epithets belonged to the famous in the 40's Hollywood actress Hedy Lamarr. A film by Alexandra Dean, complements this list another definition of "inventor." Fans of Lamarr had no idea that in addition to the incredible beauty and charm actress possessed an extraordinary mind. Austrian of Jewish origin, Lamarr a day playing in the movie, and a night doing electronics, and invented a secret communication system. Using tapes Lamarr, Dean tells how the actress gave a patent for his invention to the Navy. Then the invention did not cause a trust that was a great shock to her for many years. This film is for those who love history, Hollywood and science.

SPECIAL SCREENINGS | ZOE

13 сентября 2018.
Cinema "Znamya", 19:00
 
Director: Drake Doremus
Country/year: USA, 2018
Genre: Romance
Duration: 75 min.
Restrictions: 18+ (you must have the identity document)

Zoe and Cole — scientists of the future, developing the ideal romantic partners synthetics. Their goal is to save people from loneliness and unrequited love. But the farther they advance in their experiments, the dubious look the results of their work...

SPECIAL SCREENINGS | CHRISTOPHER ROBIN

13 сентября 2018.
Cinema of A.S.Pushkin, 19:00
 
Director: Mark Foster
Country/year: USA, 2018
Genre:
Duration: 104 min.
Restrictions: 6+

In the life of a grown up Christopher Robin reigns everyday routine. One day he meets a childhood friend - Winnie the Pooh. Together, they have to return to Stoakley the forest to not only find lost friends and find happiness again.

SPECIAL SCREENINGS | THE LAST HERO

13 сентября 2018.
Cinema "Znamya", 17:00
 
Director: Dmitriy Dyachenko
Country/year: Russia, 2017
Genre:
Duration: 114 min.
Restrictions: 12+

Ivan, a regular guy, by chance tolerated from a modern Moscow to a fantastical land of Belogorye. In this parallel world live heroes of Russian fairy tales, magic is an integral part of life, and disputes are resolved by the battle in the giant swords. Unexpectedly, Ivan finds himself in the heart of the struggle of light and dark forces, that's just not clear why a major role in the events, according to General opinion, is destined to him.