Gorbachev. Heaven

  • Vitaly Mansky
  • Latvia, Czech Republic
  • 2020
  • 100 min
  • World Premiere
  • IDFA Competition for Feature-Length Documentary
The 90-year old Gorbachev currently lives in a modest house outside Moscow, awaiting the moment when he will be called to join the list of the 20th century’s most consequential figures. History will judge Gorbachev, but Gorbachev presents his own, final testimony.


Vitaly Mansky
Natalia Manskaia for Vertov
Vít Klusák for Hypermarket Film, Filip Remunda for Hypermarket Film
Involved TV Channel
ARTE G.E.I.E., Czech Television, Current Time TV


World Sales
Liselot Verbrugge for Deckert Distribution GmbH
Festival Handling
Hanne Biermann for Deckert Distribution GmbH

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52, DCP, color
Spoken languages

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World Premiere
IDFA Competition for Feature-Length Documentary

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