Pink Spring in Kremlin - UK Premiere
Out of Competition
Mario De La Torre, Spain/Russia, 19 mins, 2015.
Russian W/ English subtitles
1917: Homosexuality is decriminalized in Russia. 1933. Homosexuality becomes a crime again. 1993: Homosexuality is legalized again. 2013: Vladimir Putin supports new legal measures which discriminate against and harass the LGBT population.
Mario de la Torre made his debut with the shortfilm Chocolate con Churros (2006), winner of the New Arrivals award in the Rotterdam Film Festival. The documentary Harraga (2008) was nominated to the Goya Awards. La Condena (2009) was edited in the collection Filmoteca FNAC and screened in festivals all around the world. Hunger (2012), his last film, was selected in festivals as Sitges, Gijón or Odense.
Tacoma Film Festival 2016
Queer City Cinema Film Festival in Regina 2016
Festival LGBT de Chile - Movilh 2016
Festival Interfilm Berlin 2015
Saturday 17:20 at The Cinema Museum