Light breathing

A story about a young schoolgirl. She stands out in her class with her pureheart and life passion. She tries to break away from the mundane sullenreality of the gymnasium, where she feels confined and secluded. Instead,she spends most of the time in Nature. Carried away by the gentle windshe travels in her mind to the realm of emotions, where she listens to the birds singing and where banal slander can´t reach her. She is completelyopen to the world around her, perhaps too soon...

  • Margarita Kurbanova
    Generations, Home
  • Elmira Asadova
    Nail, Technical break
  • Anastasia Bannikova
    Key Cast
  • Karіna Rezhevska
    Sound director
  • Project Type:
    Experimental, Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    11 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    May 25, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    3,000 USD
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  • Shooting Format:
    Full HD, stereo
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  • Student Project:
  • Waz-art
    August 7, 2016
    Ukraine premiere
Director Biography - Margarita Kurbanova

Margarita Kurbanova
Born in 1995. She developed a greatpassion for photography at an early age.Margarita has taken part in numerousUkrainian and international photographyfestivals and has been awarded severalprestigious prices. She graduated from theKiev National University for theatre, film and tv in 2016. She earned adegree as a director of photography after she frequented the workshop ledby Lisezkyj Sergyj and Dmytro Tiazhlov. She is currently continuing herstudies at the same university where she is going to earn her masterdegree next year. She is constantly working on different projects, bothfiction and documentary.

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Director's filmography: "2014 “Tatyana” Short film

2014 “Point of view“ Documentary short film, winner of TV competition

“ Generation -reporter” in Italy

2014 “Alone” Documentary short film

2015 “Fog” Short film

2015 “Be careful with your


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2015 «Home» Documentary short film, participant of Documentary film

festival «DOCUdays 2016»

2015 «Generations» Short film

2016 «Light breathing» Short film