Director Ivan I. Tverdovsky
Script Dmitry Lanchikhin
Camera Fyodor Struchev
Design Renat Gonibov, Ivan I. Tverdovsky
Cast: Maria Poezzhaeva, Filipp Avdeev, Nikita Kukushkin, Olga Lapshina, Natalia Pavlenkova
Producers Natalia Mokritskaya, Uliana Savelieva, Mila Rozanova
Production Film Company New People with support of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation
Based on the book by Ekaterina Murashova. “Corrections 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.
* 2 prizes at the Russian film festival “Kinotavr”
* East of West Award at the Karlovy Vary IFF
* Grand Prix at the Russian film festival “Literature and Cinema”, Gatchina
* Nika Award
* 2 prizes at the Thessaloniki IFF
IVAN I. TVERDOVSKY
Graduated from VGIK (2011, experimental class of direction of А.Uchitel). Curator of the Russian shorts program for the Moscow International Film Festival. Since 2012 member of the board of the Russian Guild of Non-Fiction Cinema and Television. Participant in and winner of national and international film festivals. Director of shorts “As if Waiting for a Bus” (2009), “Space Dogs” (2013), etc. “Corrections Class” is the director’s full-length debut.