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Timo Zhalnin, Olga Lanceray

Black Square, 4:52 min, Color, Stereo, Russian Federation, 2015

Timo Zhalnin was born in 1981 in Novokuznetsk, Russian Siberia.

Award-winning films director, screenwriter, editor.

In his hometown Timo founded a Youth Plastic Theatre. That is why he often impresses his outlook through movements, using it as a language of symbols and metaphores.

The film is a choreographic response to the “Black square” by Kazimir Malevich. This piece of art won worldwide fame as a Manifesto of Suprematism, one of the brightest areas of the Russian avant-garde.

Black Square

Author's name: Timo Zhalnin, Olga LancerayDuration: 04:52 minOriginal title: Black Square Year of production: 2015Country of production: Russian FederationFor more information about this video go to:

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