Transnistra

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    Transnistra

    Directed by

    Sweden, Denmark, Belgium

    2019

    100 min

    • Russian
    • Romanian
    • Ukrainian

    Documentary

    Scope Expanded - Staff Picks

    Film poet Anna Eborn fascinates in a touching and beautiful film about youth, love and friendship in the remarkable breakaway republic Transnistria.

    Awards

    • Dragon Award Best Nordic Documentary - Göteborg FF
    • VPRO Big Screen award - IFF Rotterdam

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Tanya
    Tolya
    Sasha
    Burulya
    Denis
    Valentina & Vanya
    Cinematography
    Virginie Surdej
    Editing
    Anna Eborn
    Sales
    CAT&DOCS
    Production
    DAVID HERDIES, MICHAEL KROTKIEWSKI

    Press

    Anna Eborn

    Anna Eborn

    Sweden

    More than an interpretation, I try to create something that is alive. Every movie I make is an experience. I trust the protagonists and my cinematographer and commit to the metod we create to make something that resonates in others.

    Anna was born in 1983 in Sweden. Her debut PINE RIDGE was selected in the Official Selection at Venice IFF 2013 and won the documentary dragon at the International Film Festival in Gothenburg in 2014. Her film EPIFANÍA a hybrid/fiction, premiered at Busan IFF 2016. LIDA premiered in competition at CPH:DOX and Visions du Réel in 2017. Lida received the Jury Award at Nancy IFF. TRANSNISTRA premiered and won Big Screen Competition at the IFF Rotterdam 2019. TRANSNISTRA also won the Dragon Award Best Nordic Documentary in Göteborg FF 2019.

    Selected Filmography