“New”: Minerva Pictures is proud to support young women directors, fighting for freedom.12 May 2023
Minerva Pictures is proud to support young women directors, fighting for freedom.
Zhenia Kazankina is the writer and director of the short movie “NEW”, which Minerva Pictures is co-producing together with Il Varco, selected among the six short films competing at the Work in Progress section “Cinéma de Demain” at the Cannes Film Festival.
Absence is the center of the story. What is “what we lack” and where to look for it?
Outskirts of Moscow. A girl comes to an unfamiliar apartment to look after a dog. After a while, she realizes that the owner of the apartment has disappeared. She finds herself into a series of people that have been taking care of the dog for years in that same apartment, creating a weird community around this strange absence of the owner.