The International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI) has handed out its prizes at the end of the 65th edition of the Cannes Film Festival. In the competition, the FIPRESCI Prize went to IN THE FOG, a co-production of Germany, Latvia, Netherlands, Russia and Belorussia.
On May 25th the new film of Sergei Loznitsa IN THE FOG will have it’s premiere in the Cannes Film Festival.
In December of 1991, as the world watched in amazement, the Soviet Union disintegrated into fifteen separate countries. Its collapse was hailed by the west as a victory for freedom, a triumph of democracy over totalitarianism, and evidence of the superiority of capitalism over socialism.