Putin's Witnesses

Documentary
The events of the film begin on December 31, 1999 when Russia was acquainted with its new President. The film is based on unique and strictly documentary testimonies of the true causes and consequences of the operation "Successor", as a result of which Russia ended up with the President who still rules the country. The protagonists of the film are Mikhail Gorbachev, Boris Yeltsin, Vladimir Putin, and the Russian nation, as always being a silent witness of its own destiny.
World premiere and regional premieres
Festivals and prizes
Crew
Written and directed by
Vitaly Mansky

Work with images
Alexandra Ivanova

Sound Design
Anrijs Kronbergs

Music
Kārlis Auzāns

Editor
Gunta Ikere

Producers
Natalia Manskaia, Gabriela Bussmann, Filip Remunda, Vit Klusak

Co-producers
Kenan Aliev (Current Time TV), Martin Pieper (ARTE), Petr Kubica (Ceska TV), Ivars Belte (LTV), Irene Challand (RTS SVISSE TV)

Production
Vertov, GoldenEggProduction, Hypermarket Film

104 minutes


Distributor
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Interviews
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Current Time TV (USA - Czech Republic)
DW (Germany)
Ost/West (Germany)
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