Diagonale
Festival of Austrian Film
June 8–13, 2021, Graz

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Saturday, 12.06.
12:30, Annenhof Kino 7

Give Me Liberty

Feature Film, US 2019, 110 min, eOF

In Kirill Mikhanovsky’s anarchic comedy, the young ambulance driver Vic has to decide whether to drive a group of elderly Russians to a funeral, or help a young black woman with ALS. The director and screenplay author cast his film entirely with amateur actors, many of them elderly and physically challenged. 

Director: Kirill Mikhanovsky
Script: Alice Austen, Kirill Mikhanovsky
Cast: Lauren "Lolo" Spencer, Chris Galust, Maxim Stoyanov, Darya Ekamasova, Zoya Makhlina u. a.
Camera: Wyatt Garfield
Editor: Kirill Mikhanovsky
Location Sound: Jeremy Mazza
Production: Give Me Liberty Productions (US)