Solitaire

A Film by Elena Brodach

Synopsis

Пасьянс.
Alexandra, a French architect working on a significant project in Moscow, is an intelligent, driven and independent career woman. But when her life’s desire turns to having a child, and with her biological clock ticking, she is suddenly faced with a serious choice: does she have the time to wait for love or must she take responsibility to have a child alone?

Director

  • Picture of Elena Brodach © Elena Brodach

    Elena Brodach

    Elena Brodach is an award-winning filmmaker. She was born in Moscow, Russia. Studied in Moscow Architectural Academy and graduated from it in 2006 as an architect of residential and public buildings. She worked in the independent media as a producer and journalist at the years when the protest movement was re-activated in Russia and things were happening very fast, such as arrests and detentions. She filmed things happening in the streets and it went online. She studied in Higher Courses for Scriptrwriters and Film Directors in Moscow in a workshop of famous Russian director Vladimir Khotinenko. Her first short film «Silence» has won many awards all over the world, film «Next» was official selected by Toronto International Film Festival and won many other festivals.

Awards + Festivals

  • DVIJENIE (Official Selection, Short Films, National Premiere, Omsk, Russia)November 1, 2018
  • 2nd MOSCOW SHORT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Moscow, Russia)January 31, 2019
  • PIMPRI-CHINCHWAD INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Pune, India)March 16, 2019
  • 8th HEADWATERS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Bemidji, MN, USA)March 27, 2019
  • 14th ÉCU - THE EUROPEAN INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Paris, France)April 5, 2019
  • 2nd SWINDON INDEPENDANT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Swindon, Wiltshire, UK)April 15, 2019
  • OLBIA FILM NETWORK (Film Market Professional Video Library, Olbia, Italy)June 19, 2019
  • 5th MONTEVIDEO WORLD FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Montevideo, Uruguay)July 11, 2019
  • 15th GODDESS ON THE THRONE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Prishtine, Kosovo)September 27, 2019
  • 5th MINIKINO FILM WEEK (Short List, Bali, Indonesia)October 5, 2019
  • 19th KANSAS INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Overland Park, KS, USA)November 8, 2019
  • 1st THE HAGUE GLOBAL CINEMA FESTIVAL (Official Selection, The Hague, The Netherlands)November 15, 2019

Trailer

Crew

Director
Elena Brodach
Screenplay
Zeferino Villarreal, Elena Brodach
Producer
Elena Brodach, Yuri Grachevski, Vyacheslav Murugov, Grachevski Film
Director of Photography
Olga Marchenko
Sound
Aleksey Tsarev
Editor
Maxim Kazakov
Sound Design
Aleksey Tsarev
Music
Aleksei Kurbatov

Cast

Alexandra
Cecile Plaige
Vincent
Pierre Bourel
A doctor
Aleksey Yudnikov

Details

Running Time
18:54 min
Shooting Format
2K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:2.35
Sound
Stereo, 5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

film@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

FILMS SCHOOL

Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography
High Courses for Scriptwriters and Film Directors
Vera Igorevna Sumenova

+7 499 253 32 14

DIRECTOR

Elena Brodach

+7 9166781445

lbrodatch@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/elena.brodach