The Trans Syrian Express

    • Alina Rudnitskaya
    • Finland
    forum_01 IDFA Forum


    Organised by the Ministry of Defence and by the personal order of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin 2019, the train exhibition “Syrian Breakthrough” transports the spoils of war from Syria around the country. The train stopped at all the major cities in Russia from Moscow to Vladivostok, from Vladivostok to Murmansk.

    Project information

    Selected for
    IDFA Forum 2020
    Countries of production
    Countries of co-production
    Poland, Russia
    Production status

    Project credits

    Alina Rudnitskaya
    Pertti Veijalainen for Illume
    Dorota Roszkowska for Arkana Studio, Sergey Vinokurov for 317 Film
    Sergey Vinokurov
    Commissioning Editor
    Sari Volanen for YLE
    Mikko Peltonen for AVEK – The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture, Finnish Film Foundation

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