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.

The director:

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.

Other festivals:

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 

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