OLD MAN PETER
Russia / 2008 / 26'
The dialogue between people, nature and gods is based upon a sacred knowledge and mythology. In the modern world only a few cultures based on myth survive. This film takes us into the word of old man Peter Sengepov, the last surviving Shaman of the Kazym River, who lives alone in the depths of the Siberian taiga.
Ivan Golovnev was born in 1978. Graduated from the Omsk State University, History department. In 2002 finished college at the Sverdlovsk Film Studio in Ekaterinburg, department of directors of cinema and TV. In 2005 — finished the Highest Courses of Film Writers and Directors in Moscow, department of film directors. Winner and participant of the international film festivals and film projects.