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Vik Laschenov

One floor above sing until someone swims with dolphins, 12 min, Stereo, Russian Federation, 2016

He is graduated from Rodchenko’s Moscow Art school, video art department and now I’m a second-year student of the Moscow School of the New Cinema, screenplay department. The winner of ART-Residency competition by ZIL culture center with Tales project (in collaboration with E. Artemenko)

The heroes of my film work in the glass offices in business-centres, in stylish cafes & co-working spaces. They are successful and wealthy, but a little unhappy. Not feeling at ease, they rush into the forest where they try to live using the habitual objects and usual behaviour. Their colleagues suppose that the demons of downshifting are to blame for this. The demons of downshifting need to be expelled.