There is a strong connection between parents and their child. A young woman leaves the parental home to see the world. But the world of her parents is so tightly connected with her that by leaving, she puts it at risk. It turns out that this connection can be also destructive.
Direction: Dina Velikovskaya
Script: Dina Velikovskaya
Animators: Dina Velikovskaya
Editing: Dina Velikovskaya
Soundtrack: Artem Fadeev Camera, Björn Ulrich
Production: Studio Pchela, Florian Grolig, Cine-Litte Animation, Nadya Fedotova, Dina Velikovskaya
Technique used: 3D Pen, Stopmotion Animation
Born in Moscow in 1984, Dina Velikovskaya is an animation filmmaker. After graduating from the animation department of the Russian State University of Cinematography (VGIK) in 2011, she continued her studies at High Animation School-Studio “SHAR” (Moscow). During her studies she made two films that brought her international recognition: My Strange Grandfather 2011 and About a Mother 2015. This film and her latest film Kukuschka 2016 have been screened worldwide and have received a lot of awards and nominations. In 2018, Dina Velikovskaya became a member of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.