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Pavel Medvedev
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Pavel Medvedev was born in 1963 in Orenburg (Russia). In 1990 he finished a full course of studies in LGIK (Institute of Culture), specialized in film production at the Gorin’s workshop. Since 1990 utill 1992 studied at the Higher Program of Television Production (workshop of V. Sarukhanov). Since 1991 utill 2000 he was working at the TV and Radio companies of Saint-Petersburg as a producer. Since January utill May 2001 was producing the serial of documentaries “Petersburg’s short stories”. In February 2002 he has made his first professional documentary film “Vacations in November”.

Selected filmography:
2002 - “Vacations in November”, 35 mm, 2 parts, color
IDFA, Amsterdam, 2002
Koln IFF, 2002
18 Berlin IFF
7th Siena IFF
45th Leipzig IFF
Yekaterinburg FF, Russia - Best Photography Prize
Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival, 2003
Thessaloniki IFF, March 2003
33 Tampere IFF
One World IFF - Prague and Dresden, 2003
"Francois Ode Prize" “for an outstanding humanitarian dimension” at Hamburg IFF, 2003
Television Prize at Avanca IFF, Portugal, 2003
DocPoint IFF, Helsinki, 2003
Encounters South African IFF, 2003
Stuttgart IFF, 2003
Sheffield IFF, 2003
Bilbao IFF, 2003
Braunshweig IFF, 2003
Ankara IFF, 2003
Badalona IFF, 2003
Winterhur IFF, Switzerland, 2003
Istanbul IFF, 2004
Prix Europa, Berlin 2003, 7th place in television competition
Special Mention of the Jury at Tehran IFF, 2003
Uppsalla IFF, 2003
Best Film Official Prize and the Best Photography Prize at 5th Belo Horizonte IFF, Brazil, 2003
2002 – “The very best day”, 3 parts, 35 mm, color
Belo Horizonte IFF, Brazil, 2003
IDFA, Jury Prize for Best Short Documentary, 2003
Golden Gates, San-Fransisco,
Jeonju IFF, South Korea
2003 – “ Wedding of Silence”, 35 mm, b/w, 3 parts
Best Documentary at Karlovy Vary IFF, 2004
Grand-prix and prize for the best documentary at 53rd IFF, Oberhausen, 2007
Grand-prix and prize for the best documentary at 53rd IFF, Oberhausen, 2007
Prize for the best work of the director of photography at IFF "Massage to man", Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Special program at IFF Jihlava, Jugoslavia, September, 2008
Diploma "For the resistance to the ecological catastrophe" at the I Russian Open film festival "Sol Zemli", Samara, 2008
I Diploma at the film festival "Radonezh", Moscow, 2008
Second prize «For depicting the crossing of the everlasting human paths with merciless roads of contemporary civilization; for poetry and irony» at IFF «Crossroads of Europe», Lyublin, Poland, 2008
Participation at 38 IFF Tampere, Finland, 2008
Participation at Toronto IFF «Images», Canada, 2008
Participation at IFF "MediaWave", Gyor, Hungary, 2008
Participation at IFF "International meetings", Madrid, Spain, 2008
Participation at IFF DerHumanArts, Buenos Ares, Argentina, 2008
Participation at IFF "Ecocinema", Israel, 2008
Participation at IFF «Courtesans' Shorts », Gent, Belgium, 2008
Participation  at human rights film festival «DocuDays. UA», Kiev, Ukraine, 2008 
2007 – State symbols of Russia: State flag. National emblem. State anthem.   

2007 – Unseen
FIPRESCI at Oberhausen, 2008
”Silver boat” at IFF “Window to Europe”, Vyborg, Russia, 2008
World premier at 52th Leipzig film festival, 2008
Participation at Artdocfest, Moscow, 2008

2010 - "Artificial turf"


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